The duties of the county superintendent of schools having jurisdiction of a school district election or community college district election shall be:

(a) To call elections when ordered under the provisions of this code.

Terms Used In California Education Code 5302

  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.

(b) To prepare recommendations, statements, or arguments for any election in which they are required, as provided in this code.

(c) To receive petitions as authorized by this code.

(Amended by Stats. 1977, Ch. 747.)