2020 Utah Code
Title 20A - Election Code
Chapter 5 - Election Administration
Part 6 - Poll Workers
Section 603 - Vacancies -- Removal of poll workers.

Universal Citation: UT Code § 20A-5-603 (2020)
Effective 5/12/2020
20A-5-603. Vacancies -- Removal of poll workers.
  • (1)
    • (a) If a poll worker or alternate is unable to serve, that poll worker or alternate shall immediately notify the election officer, who shall fill the vacancy as provided in this section.
    • (b) The election officer may fill a vacancy occurring under this section by appointing the alternate to serve or, if that is impossible, by appointing some other qualified person to fill the vacancy.
  • (2) The election officer shall summarily remove any poll worker who:
    • (a) neglects the poll worker's duty;
    • (b) commits or encourages fraud in connection with any election;
    • (c) violates any election law;
    • (d) knowingly permits any person to violate any election law;
    • (e) has been convicted of a felony;
    • (f) commits any act that interferes or tends to interfere with a fair and honest election; or
    • (g) is incapable of performing the duties of a poll worker.


Amended by Chapter 31, 2020 General Session
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