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BALLOTS

See also POLLING PLACES

Absentee ballots, see under ABSENTEE VOTING

Acceptance or rejection

Defective ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.22, 2004 204C.23

Election judges, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 201.061, 2004 204C.13, 2004 204C.22

Technical errors, effect, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.22

Unregistered voters, accepting from, Minn. Statutes 2004 201.061

Voters' intent, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.22

Voting challenges, effect, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.13

Affidavits, substitute ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.39

Assistance to voters, see Voters under VOTING

Australian ballot system, absentee voting, Minn. Statutes 2004 203B.05

Automatic tabulating equipment, see under VOTING MACHINES AND SYSTEMS

Ballot booklets

Candidate names, see same under this topic

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.56

Election judges, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

Ordinances, summaries, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61

Sample ballots, see same under this topic

Voting for more than one party, notice, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

Ballot boxes, see under VOTING MACHINES AND SYSTEMS

Ballot cards

Automatic tabulating equipment, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

Counting, see same under this topic

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.90

Defective ballots, see same under this topic

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.56

Delivery to counting centers, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86

Election judges, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86, 2004 206.90

Municipal clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.90

Official cards, use for instruction, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

Partisan and nonpartisan ballots, statements, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.90

Precinct identification, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

Spoiled ballots, see same under this topic

Write-in voting, see Write-in voting under this topic

Ballot questions

Campaign law, Minn. Statutes 2004 10A.01, 2004 211B.15

Form of ballot, see Referendum ballots under this topic

Outcome, influence by gambling, lawful purpose, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2004 349.12

Petition requirements, Minn. Statutes 2004 200.039

Referendum, see Ballot questions under REFERENDUM

Ballot strips

Candidate names, see same under this topic

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.56

Ordinances, summaries, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61

Sample ballots, see same under this topic

Blue ballots

Ballot boxes, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Counting, see same under this topic

Municipal elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Bonds (public debt) questions

Municipalities, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

School districts, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.08, 2004 205A.12

Booklets, see Ballot booklets under this topic

Buff ballots

Counting, see same under this topic

School district elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.08

Canary ballots

Counting, see same under this topic

Form, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.36

General elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.11, 2004 204D.14

Primary elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08

Returning to county auditors, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.27

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.11

Sample ballots, see same under this topic

Soil and water conservation districts, supervisors, Minn. Statutes 2004 103C.305

Candidate names

Ballot booklets, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61

Ballot strips, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61

Errors or omissions, petitions for correction, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.44

General election ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.12

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.35, 2004 204B.36

Governor, lieutenant governor candidates, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61

Improper use, notice, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.10

Municipal ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.065, 2004 205.13, 2004 205.17

Presidential candidates, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61, 2004 208.04

Primary election ballots (state), Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.06 to 2004 204D.08

Print specifications, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.36

Rotation

General election ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.14, 2004 206.61

Municipal ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Primary ballots (state), Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.18, 2004 206.61

School district ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.10

Rotation of names, procedures for, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08

Sample ballots, see same under this topic

School district ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.03, 2004 205A.06, 2004 205A.08

Similar names, identifying words, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.04

Special election ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.25

Vice presidential candidates, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61, 2004 208.04

Cards, see Ballot cards under this topic

City offices, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Color

Electronic voting systems, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

General election ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.11

Optical scan voting systems, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.90

Political parties, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

Primary ballots (state), Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08

Public information and education programs, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.27

Constitutional amendments, see Pink ballots under this topic

Containers

Election judges, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86

Electronic voting systems, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

Contents

Ballot booklets, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61

Ballot cards, duplicates, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84, 2004 206.86

Ballot strips, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61

General elections, particular ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.11 to 2004 204D.15

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.36 to 2004 204B.38

Municipal ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Primary ballots (state), Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08

School district ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.08, 2004 205A.12

Special election ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.25

Substitute ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.39

Supplemental ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.41

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.43

Costs, payment

Allocation, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.32

Presidential elector ballots, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 208.04

Printing, particular ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.32

Sample ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.165

Secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.32

Counting centers

Ballots, number counted, limit, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.85

County attorneys, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.85

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.85, 2004 206.86

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.56

Election judges, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86

Multimunicipality counting centers, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.85

Municipal clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.85, 2004 206.86

Personnel, training, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.85

Preliminary tabulations, availability, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86

Public access, security, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86

User list, defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.56

Counting

Automatic tabulating equipment, testing, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.83

Ballot cards, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86

Counting centers, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.56, 2004 206.85, 2004 206.86

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.85

Defective ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.13, 2004 206.86

Election contests, procedures, Minn. Statutes 2004 209.03

Election judges, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.19 to 2004 204C.23, 2004 206.86, 2004 206.90

Electronic voting systems, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.85, 2004 206.86

Errors, see Records and record keeping under this topic

Excess ballots, procedures, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.20

Interference with, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.19

Mail balloting, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.45

Municipal clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.85

Municipal elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Order of counting, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.19

Public access, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.19

Recounts, see same under this topic

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2004 209.06

School district elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.08

Summary statements, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.21, 2004 204D.19

Uncounted ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.20

Write-in voting, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.33, 2004 206.86, 2004 206.90

County offices, see Canary ballots under this topic

Damaged ballots, election judges, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86

Defective ballots

Counting, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.13, 2004 206.86

Election judges, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.21 to 2004 204C.23

Invalidation of election, Minn. Statutes 2004 209.07

Optical scan voting systems, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.90

Primary elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.13, 2004 204C.22

Write-in voting, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86

Definitions

Facsimile ballots, newspaper law, Minn. Statutes 2004 331A.01

Nonprofit corporations, Minn. Statutes 2004 317A.011

Voting machine law, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.56

Disposition

Defective ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.25

Uncounted ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.20

Voting eligibility, challenges, effect, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.12

Distribution

Absentee voting, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.15

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.15

Election judges, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.09, 2004 204C.13

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.28, 2004 204C.09, 2004 204C.13

Illegal distribution, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.43

Municipal ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Pink ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.15

Polling places, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.16

Presidential elector ballots, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 208.04

Receipts, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.15

Sample absentee ballots, municipal elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Sample ballots, distribution guidelines, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.09

School district ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.08

Secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.09, 2004 204D.15, 2004 204D.169, 2004 205.17

Election contests, see Contested elections under ELECTIONS

Electronic voting system ballots

Ballot booklets, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.56, 2004 206.61, 2004 206.84

Ballot cards, see same under this topic

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61

Municipal clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61

Secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

Envelopes

Ballot envelopes, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.40

Contents, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.24, 2004 204C.25

Counted ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.26, 2004 204C.28

Counting, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.40, 2004 204C.26, 2004 204C.28

County canvassing boards, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.28

Delivery to school district clerks, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.28

Disposition of ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.25

Election judges, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.24, 2004 204C.25, 2004 204C.27, 2004 206.86

Inspections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.40

Municipal clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.40

Return envelopes, mail balloting, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.45

School district elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.25, 2004 204C.28

Secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.40, 2004 204C.26

Security, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.40, 2004 204C.24, 2004 204C.25, 2004 204C.28

Spoiled ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86

Summary statements, see under VOTING

Uncounted ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.20

Write-in voting, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86, 2004 206.90

Facsimile ballots, see Sample ballots under this topic

Federal offices, general elections

Special federal white ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.11

Folding, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.13

Forms

Agricultural Commodity Research and Promotion Council, Minn. Statutes 2004 17.54

Back of the ballot, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.37

Ballot cards, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

Color, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.36

County election ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 375.20

Electronic voting system ballots, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

General election ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.13 to 2004 204D.15

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.36

Judicial candidates, offices, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.36

Municipal ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17, 2004 410.10

Offices, rotation, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.04

Optical scan voting system ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.90

Partisan and nonpartisan primary ballots, statement, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.90

Presidential elector ballots, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 208.04

Primary ballots (state), rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08

Print specifications, see Print and printing under this topic

Public employee exclusive representatives, certification elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 179A.12

Ramsey County, municipal court judges, Minn. Statutes 2004 488A.19

Referendum ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.36

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08, 2004 206.84, 2004 208.04

School district ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.08, 2004 205A.10, 2004 205A.12

Special election ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.25

Substitute ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.39

Supplemental ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.41

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.43

Write-in voting, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.36

General election ballots

Attorney general, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.15

Canary ballots, see same under this topic

Candidate names, see same under this topic

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.11, 2004 204D.12

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.11 to 2004 204D.16

Gray ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.27, 2004 204D.11

Headings, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.11, 2004 204D.15

Pink ballots, see same under this topic

Secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.11, 2004 204D.15

Simultaneous nominations by more than one political party, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.12, 2004 204D.13

Special elections, use of general election ballot, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.25

White ballots, see same under this topic

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.35 to 2004 204B.44

Goldenrod ballots

Ballot boxes, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.08

Counting, see same under this topic

School district elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.08, 2004 205A.12

Gray ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.27, 2004 204D.11

Green ballots

Counting, see same under this topic

Municipal elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Handling, Minn. Statutes 2004 201.061, 2004 204C.19, 2004 206.86

Inspections, secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.40

Judicial offices, general elections

County, municipal, or district, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.27, 2004 204D.11

Generally, see Canary ballots under this topic

Lever voting machine ballots

Ballot strips, see same under this topic

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61

Inadequate space, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.27, 2004 204D.11

Municipal clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61

Mail balloting, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.45, 2004 204B.46

Marking devices

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.56

Municipal clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

Samples, instructions to voters, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

Marks and marking

Assistance to voters, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.15, 2004 204C.16

Defective ballots, see same under this topic

Election judges, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.09, 2004 204C.13, 2004 204C.15

Exhibiting, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.17

Identifying marks, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.18, 2004 204C.22

Instructions, explanation, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.13

Marking devices, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.56, 2004 206.84

Optical scan voting systems, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.90

Political party preferences, notation, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.18

Primary elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.13

Voter's intent, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.22

Voters, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.13

Write-in voting, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.13

Municipal ballots

Absentee ballot samples, distribution guidelines, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Bond (public debt) questions, blue ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Candidate names, see same under this topic

City charters, blue ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Contents, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Limits on questions, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.10

Municipal clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Municipal primary ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Partisan designation, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.065, 2004 205.13

Preparation, town legal advisor, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.04

Returning to county auditors, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.27

Sample ballots, distribution guidelines, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.09

Snow and ice removal, town election ballots required, Minn. Statutes 2004 366.016

Special municipal ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.10, 2004 205.17

Special municipal elections, limit on ballot questions, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.10

Write-in voting on primary ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Optical scan voting system ballots

Ballot cards, see same under this topic

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.90

Partisan and nonpartisan primary ballots, statements, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.90

Orange ballots, municipal elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Paper ballots

Absentee voting, Minn. Statutes 2004 203B.08

Assistance to voters, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.15

Color, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.36

Election judges, number, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.22, 2004 204C.15

Mail balloting, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.45

Optical scan voting systems, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.90

Sample ballots, see same under this topic

Secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.27

Supplemental ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.41

Voting instruction posters, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.27

Partisan offices (statewide), see White ballots under this topic

Pink ballots

Counting, see same under this topic

Failure to vote, notice, effect, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.15

General elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.11, 2004 204D.15

Returning to county auditors, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.27

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.11

Sample ballots, see same under this topic

Political party names, use, Minn. Statutes 2004 202A.11

Polling places, violations, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.06

Preparation

City clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17, 2004 205.185

County auditors, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.04, 2004 204D.05, 2004 204D.11, 2004 204D.25

Errors, petitions for correction, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.44

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.04

Municipal ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Presidential elector ballots, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 208.04

Printing instructions, see Print and printing under this topic

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.35

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08

School district ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.08

School district clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.08, 2004 205A.10

Secretary of state, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.04, 2004 204D.08, 2004 204D.11, 2004 204D.13, 2004 204D.169

Supplemental ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 203B.12, 2004 204B.41, 2004 206.58

Town clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17, 2004 205.185

Presidential elector ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 208.04

Primary ballots (state)

Candidate names, see same under this topic

Contents, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.05, 2004 204D.08

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.05, 2004 204D.07, 2004 204D.09

Form, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.05 to 2004 204D.09

Municipal elections, see Municipal ballots under this topic

Nonpartisan ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.05, 2004 204D.08

Particular offices, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08

Printing, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08

Sample ballots, see same under this topic

School district elections, see School district ballots under this topic

Special elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.25

State partisan primary ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.05

Write-in voting, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08

Print and printing

Attorney general, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.04

Ballot booklets, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61

Ballot strips, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61

Candidate names, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61

City or town clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17, 2004 205.185

Costs, payment, see same under this topic

County attorneys, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.04

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.04

Errors or omissions, petitions for correction, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.44

Instructions to printer, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.04

Municipal ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Optical scan voting systems, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.90

Presidential elector ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 208.04

Primary ballots (state), Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08

Print specifications, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.36, 2004 204B.37

Printers, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.04

School district ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.08, 2004 205A.10

School district clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.08, 2004 205A.10

Secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.04

Substitute ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.39

Supplemental ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.41

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.43

Public information and education programs

Ballots used for, color, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.27

Public notice, facsimile ballots defined as, Minn. Statutes 2004 331A.01

Quantities

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.35

Primary ballots (state), Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08

Voting precincts, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.29, 2004 204D.08

Questions, see Referendum ballots under this topic

Records and record keeping

Errors, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.38, 2004 204C.39, 2004 209.07

Summary statements, see under VOTING

Recounts

Automatic recounts, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.35

Candidates, duties, see Recounts, duties under CANDIDATES

Canvassing boards, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.35, 2004 205A.10, 2004 206.87

Certification, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.88

Costs, payment, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.35, 2004 204C.36

Discretionary recounts, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.36

Election certificates, effect on, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.40

Electronic voting systems, accuracy, verification, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.88

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.35 to 2004 204C.361

Municipal elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.36, 2004 205.065, 2004 205.185

Optional recounts, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.35

Particular offices, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.36

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.88

Required recounts, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.36

Results, certification, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.35

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.361

School district elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.36, 2004 205A.03, 2004 205A.10

Scope, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.35

Secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.88

Surety bonds, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.35, 2004 204C.36

Town elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.36

Waivers, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.35

Referendum ballots

Constitutional amendments, see Pink ballots under this topic

Counting, see same under this topic

Defective ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.23

Electronic voting systems, form, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

Errors or omissions, petitions for correction, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.44

Form, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.36

General elections, see Canary ballots under this topic

Marks and marking, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.13, 2004 204C.22

Municipal elections, blue ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Ordinances, summaries, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.61

Recounts, see same under this topic

School district elections, see Goldenrod ballots under this topic

Voter's intent, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.22

Replacement regular ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.41

Rulemaking about

Electronic voting system ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

General election ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.11

Presidential elector ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 208.04

Primary ballots (state), Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08

Recounts, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.361

Sample ballots

Absentee ballots, distribution guidelines, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Ballot booklets, comparison, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.62, 2004 206.84

Ballot strips, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.62

Candidate names, rotation, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.62

Color, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.42

Copies, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.165

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.15 to 2004 204D.165

Distribution guidelines, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.09

Election judges, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

General elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.15 to 2004 204D.165

Municipal clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.16, 2004 205.17, 2004 205A.07

Polling places, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.62

Posting

General election ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.15, 2004 204D.16

Municipal ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.16

Polling places, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.08

Primary ballots (state), Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.09

School districts, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.07

Primary ballots (state), Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.09, 2004 204D.165

Public access, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.15

Publishing, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.09, 2004 204D.16, 2004 205.16

Reproduction, costs, payment, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.165

School districts, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.09, 2004 204D.165

Secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.15

Supplemental ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.169

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.42

Voters, use in voting booths, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.13

Voting machines, instructions, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.62

School district ballots

Absentee ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.35

Bond (public debt) questions, see Goldenrod ballots under this topic

Candidate names, see same under this topic

Contents, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.08, 2004 205A.12

Headings, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.08

Partisan designation, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.03, 2004 205A.06

Questions, see Goldenrod ballots under this topic

Returning to county auditors, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.27

Returning to municipal clerks, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.27

Sample ballots, see same under this topic

School district offices, buff ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.08

School district primary ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.03, 2004 205A.08

Secrecy

Disabled persons ballots, voting equipment grant provisions concerning, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.48

Identifying marks, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.18

Party preferences, notation, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.18

Secret ballot, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.17, 2004 205.185, 2004 205A.10

Security, election contests, visual guards, Minn. Statutes 2004 209.05

Soil and water conservation district offices

General elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.27, 2004 204D.11

Special election ballots

Candidate names, see same under this topic

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.25

General election ballots, using for, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.25

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.25

Posting, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.25

Primary ballots (state), using for, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.25

Publication, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.25

Questions, see Referendum ballots under this topic

Senator (U.S.), designation of term, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.28

Special municipal ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Special primary ballots (state), Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.25

Special federal white ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.11

Specific ballot questions, see REFERENDUM

Spoiled ballots

Automatic tabulating equipment, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.90

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.28

Delivery to counting centers, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86

Delivery to school district clerks, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.28

Election judges, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.13, 2004 204C.17, 2004 204C.25, 2004 206.86

Electronic voting systems, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84, 2004 206.86

Municipal clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.28

Optical scan voting systems, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.90

Returning to county auditors or municipal clerks, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.25, 2004 204C.27

School district elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.28

Voters, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.13, 2004 206.84

State offices, general elections

Generally, see Canary ballots under this topic

Partisan offices, see White ballots under this topic

Substitute ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.39

Supplemental ballots

Absentee voting, effect on counting procedures, Minn. Statutes 2004 203B.12

Election judges, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.41

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.41

Lever voting machines, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.58

Sample ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.169

Secretary of state, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.169

Towns

Generally, see TOWN ELECTIONS

Offices, municipal elections, green ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Unofficial ballots

Absentee voting, Minn. Statutes 2004 203B.06

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.30

Unused ballots

County auditors, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.28

Delivery to counting centers, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86

Delivery to school district clerks, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.28

Election judges, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.25, 2004 206.86

Municipal clerks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.28

Returning to county auditors or municipal clerks, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.25

School district elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.28

Violations and penalties

Contents, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.43

Counting procedures, interference with, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.19

Defective ballots, counting, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.13

Form, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.43

General election ballots, white, nonpartisan designation, restriction, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.13

Illegal distribution, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.43

Marks and marking, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.16 to 2004 204C.18

Municipal ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.065, 2004 205.13, 2004 205.17

Offices, rotation, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.04

Official ballot cards, use as samples, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84

Polling places, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.06

Primary ballots (state), Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.07, 2004 204D.08

Print specifications, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.43

Sample ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.42, 2004 206.62

School district ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.03, 2004 205A.06, 2004 205A.08

Unregistered voters, accepting from, Minn. Statutes 2004 201.061

Voting results, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.19

Vote by, Minn. Const. art 7 s 5

Voters' intent, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.22

Waivers, recounts, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.35

White ballots

Candidate names, see same under this topic

Counting, see same under this topic

General elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.11

Nominees by petition, order, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.13

Nonpartisan designation, restriction, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.13

Offices, particular order, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.13

Political parties, order, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.13

Presidential elector ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 208.04

Primary elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08

Returning to county auditors, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.27

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.11

Sample ballots, see same under this topic

Simultaneous nominations by more than one political party, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.13

Special federal white ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.11

Write-in voting

Counting, see same under this topic

Election judges, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.90

Electronic voting systems, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84, 2004 206.86

Envelopes, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.86, 2004 206.90

Governor-lieutenant governor teams, counting, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.22

Marking, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.13

Municipal primary ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205.17

Optical scan voting systems, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.90

Primary ballots (state), Minn. Statutes 2004 204D.08

Primary elections, Minn. Statutes 2004 204C.13, 2004 204C.22

Requirements, generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 204B.36

School district primary ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 205A.08

Separate ballots, Minn. Statutes 2004 206.84