An Act To Require Candidates To Be Listed as Unenrolled If Not Registered with a Recognized Party
Sec. 1. 21-A MRSA §307, sub-§4, as amended by PL 2003, c. 447, §9, is further amended to read:
Sec. 2. 21-A MRSA §354, sub-§1, as amended by PL 2007, c. 455, §14, is further amended to read:
This bill requires that the political designation for an unenrolled candidate who is nominated by petition be “unenrolled” and disallows the term “independent” for an unenrolled candidate. This bill also prohibits a candidate who intends to form a new party to be placed on the ballot by petition, but requires the candidate to follow the procedures in the election laws for forming new parties.