2020 Code of Alabama
Title 17 - Elections.
Chapter 12 - Canvassing Returns/declaring Results.
Section 17-12-18 - Governor Proclaims Result of Certain Elections.

Universal Citation: AL Code § 17-12-18 (2020)

Section 17-12-18

Governor proclaims result of certain elections.

Except as to officers provided for in Sections 17-12-16 and 17-12-19, the Governor must immediately declare the results of the election as ascertained in Section 17-12-17 by publishing them in some newspaper at the seat of government.

(Code 1886, §390; Code 1896, §1647; Code 1907, §423; Code 1923, §513; Code 1940, T. 17, §202; §17-14-21; amended and renumbered by Act 2006-570, p. 1331, §56.)

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