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2007 Minnesota Statutes Index (topics)

ELECTIONS

Absentee voting, see ABSENTEE VOTING

Affidavits of candidacy, see AFFIDAVITS OF CANDIDACY

Alternative election procedures, secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.47

Australian ballot system, Minn. Statutes 2007 203B.05

Ballot questions, see REFERENDUM

Ballots, see BALLOTS

Campaign practices, see CAMPAIGN PRACTICES

Candidates, see CANDIDATES

Canvassing boards, see CANVASSING BOARDS

Certificates of election

Congressional offices, special elections, Minn. Statutes 2007 204D.27

Contested elections, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.40, 2007 205.185, 2007 205A.10, 2007 209.07

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.40, 2007 204D.27

County commissioners, Minn. Statutes 2007 375.101

Defined as public notice, Minn. Statutes 2007 331A.01

Failure to make or deliver, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.41

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.40

Invalidation, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.07

Issuance, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.38, 2007 204C.40, 2007 204D.27, 2007 211A.05

Legislative offices, special elections, Minn. Statutes 2007 204D.27

Municipal clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 205.185, 2007 205A.10

Municipal elections, Minn. Statutes 2007 205.185

Presidential electors, Minn. Statutes 2007 208.05

Representatives (state), Minn. Statutes 2007 3.02, 2007 3.05, 2007 204D.27

Representatives (U.S.), Minn. Statutes 2007 204D.27

Revocation, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.07

School district elections, Minn. Statutes 2007 205A.10

Secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.40, 2007 204D.27

Senators (state), Minn. Statutes 2007 3.02, 2007 3.05, 2007 204D.27

Senators (U.S.), Minn. Statutes 2007 204D.27

State seal, Minn. Statutes 2007 208.05

Certified copies, results, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.39

Challenges, see under VOTING

Citation, Minn. Statutes 2007 200.01

Combined local elections, procedures, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.35

Constitutional provisions, Minn. Const. art 7

Contested elections

Answers, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.03, 2007 209.045

Appeals, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.09, 2007 209.10, 2007 484.50

Ballots, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.05, 2007 209.06

Campaign practices, alleged violations, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.10

Candidates, duties, see Recounts, duties under CANDIDATES

Certificates of election, see same under this topic

Cities, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.36

Congressional offices, Minn. Statutes 2007 204D.27, 2007 209.12

Costs, payment, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.06, 2007 209.07

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.36

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.01 to 2007 209.12

Grounds, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.02, 2007 209.021

Legislative offices, Minn. Statutes 2007 204D.27, 2007 209.10, 2007 480A.06

Legislature, constitutional powers not limited, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.10

Materials, disposition, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.40

Municipal clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.36

Notice of contest

Copies, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.021, 2007 209.045

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.35, 2007 204C.36, 2007 204D.27, 2007 209.021

Time limit, Minn. Statutes 2007 206.88

Parties to suit, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.02

Pleadings, amendments, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.065

Procedures, commencement, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.021

Recounts, see under BALLOTS

Referendum

Answers, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.03

Appeals, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.09, 2007 209.10

Ballot inspectors, appointment, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.06

Notice, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.021

Venue, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.045

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.06

Results

Certificates of election, see same under this topic

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.07

Review, resolutions, Minn. Statutes 2007 204D.19

School districts, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.36

Town boards of supervisors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.36

Towns, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.36

Venue, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.045

Contributions, see Political contributions under CONTRIBUTIONS

Cooperative associations, see Elections under COOPERATIVE ASSOCIATIONS

County elections

County officers, removal, see under REFERENDUM

Generally, see Elections under COUNTIES

Mail balloting, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.45, 2007 204B.46

Dakota County, county auditor-treasurer position

Election procedures, Minn. Statutes 2007 383D.09

Declaration of, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.39

Definitions

Campaign financial reporting law, Minn. Statutes 2007 211A.01

Contested elections, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.01

Election day activities, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.01

Ethics in government, Minn. Statutes 2007 10A.01

General elections, Minn. Statutes 2007 204D.01

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 200.02, 2007 204B.01

Hennepin County, Minn. Statutes 2007 383B.042

Minor political party, Minn. Statutes 2007 200.02

Newspaper law, Minn. Statutes 2007 331A.01

Primary elections, Minn. Statutes 2007 204D.01

Special elections, Minn. Statutes 2007 204D.28

Voting machine law, Minn. Statutes 2007 206.56

Election contests, see Contested elections under this topic

Election day activities

Campaigning, Minn. Statutes 2007 211B.11

Electronic voting systems, Minn. Statutes 2007 206.84

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.01 to 2007 204C.41

Governing law, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.02

Public meetings, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.03

Election day, civil process, suspended, Minn. Const. art 7 s 4

Election judges, see ELECTION JUDGES

Election laws, publications

Campaign practices, Minn. Statutes 2007 211B.14

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.27

Election materials

Abstracts, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.40

Ballot envelopes, disposition, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.40

Contested elections, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.40

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.28, 2007 204B.29, 2007 204B.40

Disposition, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.10, 2007 204B.40

Election judges, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.29

Failure to obtain, penalties, expenses, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.29

Forms to county auditors, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.27

Municipal clerks, duties

Disposition, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.40

Municipal elections, Minn. Statutes 2007 205.185

Obtaining from county auditors, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.28

Providing to election judges, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.29

School district elections, Minn. Statutes 2007 205A.10

Municipal elections, Minn. Statutes 2007 205.185

Receipts, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.29

Retention, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.10, 2007 204B.40

Return envelopes, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.45

School district elections, Minn. Statutes 2007 205A.10

Secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.27

Supplies, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.28, 2007 204B.29

Election officials, special elections, Minn. Statutes 2007 205.10, 2007 205A.05

Election procedures

Irregularities, election contests, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.02

Monitoring and evaluation, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.40

Expenses, payment

Ballots, see Costs, payment under BALLOTS

Cities, see Payments by under CITIES

City clerks, see Payments by under CITIES

Counties, see Payments by under COUNTIES

County auditors, see Payments by under COUNTIES

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.32

Presidential electors, compensation, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.31, 2007 204B.32

School district clerks, see Payments by under SCHOOL DISTRICTS

School districts, see Payments by under SCHOOL DISTRICTS

Secretary of state, see Payments by under SECRETARY OF STATE

Sergeants at arms, compensation, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.31, 2007 204B.32

Town clerks, see Payments by under TOWNS

Towns, see Payments by under TOWNS

Fraud, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.41

General elections, see GENERAL ELECTIONS

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 200.015&year=2007">2007 200.015, 200.01=2007 211C.09, 2007 204B.02

Help America Vote Act, complaints procedures, Minn. Statutes 2007 200.04

Home rule charters, Minn. Statutes 2007 410.21

Hospital districts, governing boards, Minn. Statutes 2007 447.32

Information about, secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.27

Information, Internet availability, Minn. Statutes 2007 16E.07

Invalidation, election contests, results, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.07

Judges, see ELECTION JUDGES

Local government election districts

Boundary corrections, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.146

Redistricting, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.135

Mail balloting

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.45, 2007 204B.46

Permanently ill or disabled voters, Minn. Statutes 2007 203B.07

Messengers

Compensation and salaries, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.31, 2007 204B.32, 2007 204C.29

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.29

Duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.29, 2007 204C.37

Municipal clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.29

Voting returns, damaging or preventing delivery, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.29

Municipal elections, see MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS

Petitions

Correction of election-related errors or omissions, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.44

Discretionary recounts, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.36

Verified petitions, ballot inspections, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.06

Political contributions, see under CONTRIBUTIONS

Political parties, see POLITICAL PARTIES

Polling places, see POLLING PLACES

Precinct caucuses, see PRECINCT CAUCUSES

Primary elections, see PRIMARY ELECTIONS

Public information and education programs

Corporations, contributions by, reports about, Minn. Statutes 2007 211B.15

Secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.27

Public notice

Certificates of election defined as, Minn. Statutes 2007 331A.01

Requirements, see Public notices under LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

Questions

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2007 206.56, 2007 211A.01

Elections on questions, see REFERENDUM

Ramsey County, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.45, 2007 383A.62

Recall of elected state officers, Minn. Const. art 8 s 6, 2007 211C.01 to 2007 211C.09

Records and record keeping

Election contests, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.40, 2007 209.12

Political party preferences, notation, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.18

Polling places, changes, damage, or removal, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.06

Recounts, see under BALLOTS

Referendum, see REFERENDUM

Reports about, deceptive practices, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.035

Residence, determination, see Voters under RESIDENCE

Results

Declaration of, certified copies, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.39

Generally, see Returns under VOTING

Information about, voter information telephone lines, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.27

Returns, see under VOTING

Saint Louis County

Civil service employees' political activity, Minn. Statutes 2007 383C.05

Saint Paul, merger of city and county elections offices, Minn. Statutes 2007 383A.62

School district elections, see SCHOOL DISTRICT ELECTIONS

Sergeants at arms

Compensation and salaries, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.31, 2007 204B.32

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.06

Special elections, see SPECIAL ELECTIONS

State elections campaign fund, see STATE ELECTIONS CAMPAIGN FUND

Tie votes, procedures, see Tie votes under VOTING

Time off to vote, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.04

Town elections, see TOWN ELECTIONS

Training for election officials

County auditors, duties, see Election officials, training for under COUNTY AUDITORS

Election board head election judge, expenses, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.28

Election judges, see Training under ELECTION JUDGES

Electronic voting systems, Minn. Statutes 2007 206.84, 2007 206.85

Municipal clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.25, 2007 206.85

Optical scan voting systems, Minn. Statutes 2007 206.90

Program, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.28

Secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.27

Violations and penalties

Certificates of election, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.41, 2007 211A.05

Election contests, Minn. Statutes 2007 209.02

Election officials, Minn. Statutes 2007 201.27, 2007 204C.41, 2007 206.66

Errors, omissions, or wrongful acts, Minn. Statutes 2007 204B.44

Fraud, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.41

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.41

Records, political party preferences, notation, Minn. Statutes 2007 204C.18

Voiding, vacancy in office, condition, Minn. Statutes 2007 351.02

Voter registration, see VOTER REGISTRATION

Voting machines and systems, see VOTING MACHINES AND SYSTEMS

Voting precincts, see VOTING PRECINCTS

Voting systems for disabled persons, see ELECTRONIC VOTING SYSTEMS

Voting, see VOTING

Web sites, candidates' sites, Minn. Statutes 2007 10.60