Oregon Bulletin

June 1, 2012

Secretary of State, Elections Division, Chapter 165

Rule Caption: Incorporating 2012 revisions into the Vote by Mail Manual.

Adm. Order No.: ELECT 10-2012

Filed with Sec. of State: 4-24-2012

Certified to be Effective: 4-24-12

Notice Publication Date: 4-1-2012

Rules Amended: 165-007-0030

Subject: This proposed rule amendments adopts the Vote by Mail Manual which incorporates 2012 revisions as the processes, procedures and requirements for conducting an election by mail.

Rules Coordinator: Brenda Bayes—(503) 986-1518


Designating the Vote By Mail Manual

The Secretary of State designates the Vote By Mail Manual and associated forms, as the procedures for conducting all vote by mail elections. All vote by mail elections shall be conducted following the requirements of ORS Chapter 254 and the Vote By Mail Manual.

[Publications: Publications referenced are available from the agency.]

Stat. Auth.: ORS 246.150, 254.465 & 254.470
Stats. Implemented: ORS 247 & 254
Hist.: ELECT 5-1989, f. & cert. ef. 8-16-89; ELECT 9-2003, f. & cert. ef. 9-3-03; ELECT 26-2003, f. & cert. ef. 12-31-03; ELECT 10-2007 f. & cert. ef. 12-31-07; ELECT 10-2012, f. & cert. ef. 4-24-12

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