33.11.04.08

.08 Ballots — Board Ruling on Referrals.

A. Board to Rule. The local board shall rule on all referrals made to it under Regulation .07 of this chapter.

B. Rejected Ballots. Each ballot that the local board rejects shall be retained by the board at the board table.

C. Accepted Ballots. Each ballot that the local board accepts shall be, as appropriate:

(1) Returned to the referring team and placed in the appropriate group for tabulation; or

(2) Sent to a bipartisan duplication team.

D. Duplication. When a ballot needing duplication has been duplicated, the duplicated ballot shall be placed in the appropriate group for tabulation.