Nac: Chapter 304 - Election Of United States Representatives

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Published: 2015

[Rev. 11/21/2013 4:03:43

PM--2013]



[NAC-304 Revised Date: 6-12]

CHAPTER 304 - ELECTION OF UNITED STATES

REPRESENTATIVES

304.010            “Catastrophe” defined.

304.020            Nomination of candidates by major

political parties and minor political parties to fill vacancy.

 

 

      NAC 304.010  “Catastrophe” defined. (NRS 304.250)  As used in this chapter, “catastrophe” has the

meaning ascribed to it in NRS

304.210.

     (Added to NAC by Sec’y of State by R111-11, eff. 12-30-2011)

      NAC 304.020  Nomination of candidates by major political parties and minor

political parties to fill vacancy. (NRS 304.250)

     1.  In the event of a vacancy in the office

of Representative in Congress, each major political party and minor political

party may nominate a candidate to fill the vacancy. The nominations must be

submitted to the Secretary of State not later than 5 p.m.:

     (a) If the vacancy is caused by a catastrophe, on

the 15th day following the day on which the Governor issues the proclamation

required pursuant to subsection 1 of NRS

304.230.

     (b) If the vacancy is not caused by a catastrophe,

on the 45th day following the day on which the Governor issues the proclamation

required pursuant to subsection 1 of NRS

304.230.

     2.  A major political party or minor

political party that does not submit its nomination pursuant to the

requirements of subsection 1 is prohibited from placing a candidate on the

ballot for the special election.

     3.  The provisions of this section apply to

every major political party and minor political party regardless of the bylaws,

rules or regulations of the major political party or minor political party.

     (Added to NAC by Sec’y of State by R111-11, eff. 12-30-2011)
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