WAC 135-110-650: Polls to close at published time but may be extended

Link to law: http://apps.leg.wa.gov/wac/default.aspx?cite=135-110-650
Published: 2015

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WAC 135-110-650

Polls to close at published time but may be extended.

(1) Polling officers are to close the polls at the published time, unless the polls are extended by the election supervisor.
(2) The election supervisor may extend the time polls are open, if needed to accommodate voters.
(3) Persons waiting in line at a poll site when the polls are scheduled to be closed must be allowed to check in and vote.
(4) Poll times may not be less than advertised unless the incumbent was automatically reelected as allowed under WAC 135-110-370.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 89.08.040, 89.08.190, and 89.08.200. WSR 10-21-084, § 135-110-650, filed 10/19/10, effective 11/19/10.]