§17-10-16  Challenge Lists. –

Link to law: http://webserver.rilin.state.ri.us/Statutes/TITLE17/17-10/17-10-16.HTM
Published: 2015

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TITLE 17

Elections

CHAPTER 17-10

Canvassing the Lists of Qualified Electors

SECTION 17-10-16



   § 17-10-16  Challenge lists. –

The local board shall prepare and annex a "challenge list" to each of these

canvassed and certified voting lists. The challenge list shall consist of the

names and addresses of all persons who are determined to be ineligible to vote

in the ensuing election at any time after the final list of eligible voters has

been certified by the local board. The challenge list shall also contain the

names and addresses of all persons who have been furnished mail ballots. The

challenge list shall also contain the names and addresses of all persons who,

after the final list of voters eligible to participate in the election have

been certified, become ineligible to vote for failure to comply with §

17-9.1-25. Provided, that the state board, by regulation, may authorize local

boards to code the certified list provided to voting district wardens to

indicate the ineligibility of a voter or the status of a voter as a mail ballot

voter, or the status of a voter as an inactive voter. Copies of the challenge

lists shall be furnished to political party workers at each polling place.



History of Section.

(P.L. 1958, ch. 18, § 1; P.L. 1978, ch. 203, § 1; P.L. 1981, ch. 312,

§ 1; P.L. 1983, ch. 172, § 5; P.L. 1994, ch. 171, § 5.)