Terms Used In California Elections Code 6400
- candidate: includes any officeholder who is subject to a recall election. See California Elections Code 305
- elections official: means any of the following:
California Elections Code 320
Each section of a nomination paper shall be returned by the circulator who circulated it to the candidate or his or her designee. All the sections circulated in any county shall be collected by the candidate or his or her designee and he or she shall arrange and leave the sections with the county elections official for examination.