Definition of Qualifying Officer

“Qualifying officer” means a person who qualifies a candidate for an election.

What are the duties of a Qualifying Officer?

A qualifying officer shall notify the commission of the names and addresses of all candidates and offices sought in any election within ten days of the close of the qualification period.

How does a qualifying officer perform their duties?

By using the Qualifying Officer Electronic Reporting System (QOERS). Qualifying officers must complete a PIN application in order to access the QOERS.

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