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Title 24 Appendix : Municipal Charters

Chapter 005 : CITY OF MONTPELIER

Subchapter 005 : CITY MEETINGS; NOMINATION AND ELECTION OF OFFICERS

(Cite as: 24 App. V.S.A. ch. 5, § 510)
  • § 5-510. Certificates of nomination

    (a) Certificates of nomination for City offices to be filled at annual City meetings shall be filed by the candidate or with the candidate's written assent with the City Clerk not fewer than 30 nor more than 40 calendar days before such meeting.

    (b)(1) All nominations for City offices shall be made by certificate signed by 25 or more voters in accordance with general laws of the State.

    (2) A candidate running for City Council needs a certificate signed by 25 or more voters from the specific district in which that candidate resides.

    (c) A voter shall not sign more than one certificate for the same office except when there are multiple seats to be filled. (Amended 2013, No. M-19 (Adj. Sess.), § 2, eff. May 20, 2014.)