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N.R.S. 293C.352 – Duties of city clerk upon receipt of envelope which contains mailing ballot

Overview of Statute

This section requires city clerks to use the same procedure as absent ballots when receiving a return envelope from a registered voter.


Upon receipt of the return envelope from the registered voter, the city clerk shall follow the same procedure as in the case of absent ballots.

(Added to NRS by 1997, 3436)

Definition [Absent ballot]

A ballot voted by a person who expects to be or is absent from the polling place for his or her precinct or district on election day.

See Nev. Rev. Stat. § 293.013.

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 [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.