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(a) Between June 1 and July 1 in each even numbered year, the secretary of state shall notify
each county auditor of the offices to be voted for in that county at the next state general election
for which candidates file with the secretary of state. The notice shall include the time and place of
filing for those offices. Within ten days after notification by the secretary of state, each county
auditor shall notify each municipal clerk in the county of all the offices to be voted for in the
county at that election and the time and place for filing for those offices. The county auditors and
municipal clerks shall promptly post a copy of that notice in their offices.
(b) At least two weeks before the first day to file an affidavit of candidacy, the county auditor
shall publish a notice stating the first and last dates on which affidavits of candidacy may be filed
in the county auditor's office and the closing time for filing on the last day for filing. The county
auditor shall post a similar notice at least ten days before the first day to file affidavits of candidacy.
History: 1981 c 29 art 4 s 33; 1983 c 253 s 9; 1993 c 59 s 1