CHAPTER VI. ELECTIONSCHAPTER VI. ELECTIONS\ARTICLE 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS

ARTICLE 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS

The election shall be conducted in all respects as provided in the laws of the state. Polls shall be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on the day of the election or as otherwise provided under K.S.A. 25-106 or other applicable statute.

(Code 1972, 2-32)

The places of holding city elections shall be determined by the county election officer as provided in K.S.A. 25-2701 or other applicable statute.

(Code 1972, 2-28)

City elections shall be called and notice given as provided in K.S.A. Chapter 25, or other applicable statute.

(Code 1972, 2-30)

Candidates for city elective office shall file such candidacy as provided in K.S.A. 25-2110 or other applicable statute.

(Code 1972, 2-31)

When the polls are closed and the ballot counted, the returns shall be made and canvassed as provided in K.S.A. 25-2111 or other applicable statute.

(Code 1972, 2-33)

Election judges and clerks shall be appointed by the county election officer as provided in K.S.A. 25-2801 or other applicable statute.

(Code 1972, 2-29)

(a)   The term of office shall commence on the second Monday in January following certification of the election.

(b)   Every person elected or appointed to city office, before entering upon the duties of such office, shall take and subscribe an oath or affirmation as specified in K.S.A. 54-106, and amendments thereto, and every such oath or affirmation shall be filed with the city clerk.

(K.S.A. 25-2120; Code 2014; C.O. No. 16)