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CHAPTER 12-21

RECOUNTS

12-21-1      Purpose of chapter--Liberal construction.
12-21-2      Composition and appointment of county recount board--Oath to act in good faith and with impartiality.
12-21-3      Notice of appointment and time and place of recount--Notice to candidates.
12-21-4      Compensation of recount referee and appointive members of board.
12-21-4.1      Mileage allowance for recount board members.
12-21-5      Repealed.
12-21-6      Application of chapter.
12-21-6.1      Code of regulations to govern recounts.
12-21-7      Conditions under which recount made.
12-21-8      Precinct recount on petition by voters of precinct.
12-21-9      Extended time for filing additional precinct recount petitions.
12-21-10      Complete recount on candidate's petition in close local election.
12-21-11      Complete recount on candidate's petition in close election in joint legislative district.
12-21-11.1      Notice to secretary of state of petition filed with county auditor.
12-21-12      Candidate's petition for recount in close state or district election--Notice to county auditors.
12-21-13      Computation of total vote where two or more candidates elected to same office.
12-21-14      Voters' petition for recount on question submitted to entire state--Form of petition--Notice to county auditors.
12-21-15      Petition for recount in close presidential election--Time of filing--Notice to county auditors.
12-21-16      Tie vote certified by canvassing board--Automatic recount.
12-21-17      Repealed.
12-21-18      Chapter not applicable where runoff election required.
12-21-19      Joint petition by defeated candidates.
12-21-20      Notice to circuit judge of recount petition--Appointment and convening of recount board.
12-21-20.1      Appointment of additional recount board.
12-21-21      Adjournment by board to another place.
12-21-22      Adjournment to permit combining separate recounts of same ballots.
12-21-23      Majority vote of county recount board--Quorum.
12-21-24      Materials to be provided to recount board--Determination as to whether ballot countable.
12-21-25      Recount to proceed expeditiously.
12-21-26      Candidates' right to witness recount--Witnesses to recount on submitted question.
12-21-27      Segregation and identification of disputed ballots.
12-21-28      Identification of ballots disputed in two or more recounts--Substitution of memorandum describing ballot.
12-21-29      Opening of segregated ballot for purpose of different recount--Identification and substitution of memorandum if disputed--Resealing.
12-21-30      Opening of segregated ballots involved in previous judicial proceedings--Court order to preserve rights.
12-21-31      Return and resealing of undisputed ballots--Certification of disputed ballots.
12-21-32      Certification of recount result--Contents and execution--Transmittal to secretary of state.
12-21-33      Sealing and certification of disputed ballots.


12-21-34      Filing and preservation of certificates.
12-21-35      Certification of recount result to canvassing board--Recount result in lieu of official returns.
12-21-36      Recanvass and corrected abstract of votes in local election.
12-21-37      New certificate of election or nomination to local office when result changed by recount.
12-21-38      Repealed.
12-21-39      Reconvening of state canvassers after recount--Recanvass and corrected abstract.
12-21-40      New certificate of election or nomination on change of result by corrected abstract of state returns.
12-21-41      Original certificate of nomination or election superseded by certificate issued after recount--Rights of holder.
12-21-42      Original determination on submitted question superseded by determination after recount.
12-21-43      Tie vote after recount determined by lot--Issuance of certificate.
12-21-44      Second recount prohibited--Exception.
12-21-45      Court order for second recount--Grounds--Time of filing petition.
12-21-46      Court removal and replacement of recount board member not acting in good faith.
12-21-47      Persons entitled to certiorari for review of recount--Time of filing of petition.
12-21-48      Original jurisdiction of certiorari proceedings.
12-21-49      Form and contents of petition for certiorari.
12-21-50      Issuance of writ of certiorari--Officials to whom addressed--Contents.
12-21-51      Service of writ of certiorari--Persons on whom served.
12-21-52      Intervention in certiorari involving submitted question.
12-21-53      Answer to petition for certiorari--Joint or several answer.
12-21-54      Defenses set forth in answer to certiorari--New allegations--Petition for additional writ.
12-21-55      Insufficient certification--Further certification required.
12-21-56      Hearing on certiorari--Conference to narrow issues.
12-21-57      Scope of review on certiorari--Correction of errors.
12-21-58      Procedure as in other cases of certiorari.
12-21-59      Judgment on certiorari.
12-21-60      Right of appeal to Supreme Court from judgment on certiorari.
12-21-61      Procedure on appeal to Supreme Court--Provisions to secure speedy determination.


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