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N.R.S. 293C.350 – Marking and return of mailing ballot by voter

Overview of Statute

This section provides procedures for voters upon receiving a mailing ballot.


Upon receipt of a mailing ballot from the city clerk, the registered voter must:

      1.  Immediately after opening the envelope, mark and fold the ballot;

      2.  Place the ballot in the return envelope;

      3.  Affix his or her signature on the back of the envelope; and

      4.  Mail or deliver the envelope to the city clerk.

(Added to NRS by 1997, 3435; A 2007, 11782614)

Definition [Registered voter]

An elector who has completed the procedure prescribed by law for registration as a voter.

See Nev. Rev. Stat. §  293.090.

Definition [Mail]

The depositing of printed or written matter in a mailbox or post office for delivery by the United States Postal Service.

See Nev. Rev. Stat. § 293.065.

Definition [Clerk]

The election board officer designated or assigned to make the record of the election in the roster, tally list and challenge list in the precinct, district or polling place in which such officer is appointed.

See Nev. Rev. Stat. § 293.040.

Definition [Ballot]

The record of a voter’s preference of candidates and questions voted upon at an election. The term includes, without limitation, any paper given to a voter upon which the voter places his or her vote and any electronic storage tapes.

See Nev. Rev. Stat. § 293.025.