6.1110 Death of qualified elector prior to opening of polls.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 6.1110 ]

Whenever, prior to the counting of absentee ballots, it is apparent to the Chief Election Officer or polling place officials that any qualified elector who has marked and forwarded an absentee ballot has died prior to the opening of the polls on election day, the ballot of the qualified elector shall be disposed of in the manner provided in 6.1108 for questionable ballots. The casting of these ballots shall not invalidate the election.

History: 1977, PL 15-42 § 1; 2002, PL 27-31.