Bar Rules

Section 7. Voters Lists; Distribution of Ballots.

Organization of the State Bar & Admissions / State Bar of Georgia Bylaws / ARTICLE VII NOMINATIONS AND ELECTIONS / Section 7. Voters Lists; Distribution of Ballots.

  1. A voters list shall be prepared containing the names of the members qualified to vote in elections for officers, ABA delegates, circuit board members and nonresident board members. Each member shall be assigned a distinguishing number.
  2. On the date determined according to Section 14 of this Article, all active members in good standing shall be furnished by regular mail a ballot for the elections in which they are qualified to vote and a return envelope.
  3. In lieu of the written ballot described above, a member may vote by a secure electronic ballot which meets all the requirements for integrity as determined by the Elections Committee. Should any member submit both a paper ballot and an electronic ballot, only the electronic ballot shall be counted.

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