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116-1954-XXX
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MICHIGAN ELECTION LAW (EXCERPT)
Act 116 of 1954
Chapter XXX
THE COUNTY CANVASS

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Section 168.821SectionMeeting of board of county canvassers; place; time.
Section 168.822SectionBoard of county canvassers; canvass of returns, conclusion; failure to certify election results.
Section 168.823SectionBoard of county canvassers; power to summon and open ballot boxes; correction of errors; summoning of election inspectors; designation of staff to count ballots and make corrections.
Section 168.824SectionBoard of county canvassers; statement of votes; preparation; seal.
Section 168.825SectionStatements of votes; contents, certification, filing.
Section 168.826SectionDetermination and declaration of election results; preparation, delivery, and filing of certificate of determination; publication of statement of votes; certified certificate of election.
Section 168.827SectionCertificate of determination to secretary of state.
Section 168.828SectionStatements of votes; certified copy to secretary of state.
Section 168.829SectionCounty provisional ballot report; county affidavit report.
Section 168.830SectionCounty canvassers and county clerk; compensation.
Section 168.831SectionDefect or mechanical malfunction in election equipment or material; inability of elector to cast valid vote; petition for special election.
Section 168.832SectionDefect or mechanical malfunction described in MCL 168.831; aggrieved candidate or elector; filing petition for special election.
Section 168.833SectionPetition for special election; requirements.
Section 168.834SectionRepealed. 1990, Act 95, Imd. Eff. June 6, 1990.
Section 168.835SectionPetition for special election; qualification; meeting of board of canvassers; notice of time and place.
Section 168.836SectionOrdering special election in precinct affected by defect or mechanical malfunction; conditions; effect of votes in excess of electors.
Section 168.837SectionSpecial election to be conducted by mail; sending ballot to each elector; time limitation; request from board of canvassers; time for returning ballot.
Section 168.838SectionCounting and reporting ballots; manner; count to include number of votes cast by absent voters.
Section 168.839SectionCandidate not required to petition for recount; special election not subject to recount.
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