Introduced House Bill (H)

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Notices relating to vacancies in local offices. Provides that when a vacancy is filled in a local office (other than a local judicial office) previously held by a member of a major political party, the circuit court clerk shall give a copy of the certificate of appointment to the fiscal officer of the political subdivision served by the local office in which the vacancy has been filled. Provides that if a person or entity receives a notice of resignation from a local office (other than a local judicial office), and the person or entity does not have the power to Notices relating to vacancies in local offices. Provides that when a vacancy is filled in a local office (other than a local judicial office) previously held by a member of a major political party, the circuit court clerk shall give a copy of the certificate of appointment to the fiscal officer of the political subdivision served by the local office in which the vacancy has been filled. Provides that if a person or entity receives a notice of resignation from a local office (other than a local judicial office), and the person or entity does not have the power to fill the vacancy that has occurred, the person or entity shall give a copy of the notice of resignation to the fiscal officer of the political subdivision served by the local office in which the vacancy has occurred. (Under current law, notice of the resignation must also be given to the person or entity that has the power to fill the vacancy or call a caucus to fill the vacancy.) ... View more