Form 3-S "Nominating Petition and Statement of Candidacy for Township Office (Several Candidates)" - Ohio

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Form No. 3-S Prescribed by the Ohio Secretary of State (09-17)
Nominating Petition and Statement of Candidacy
For Township Office (Several Candidates)
To be filed with the Board of Elections not later than 4 p.m. of the 90
th
day before the general election.
R.C. 3501.38, 3513.253, 3513.261, 3513.263
Statement of Candidacy
NOTE - The candidates must fill in, sign and date this statement of candidacy before the signatures of electors
are affixed.
We, the undersigned, hereby declare under penalty of election falsification that our voting residence addresses are
set opposite our names below and that we are qualified electors. We further declare that we desire to be candidates
Township,
County,
for election to the office described below in
Name of Township
County
Check
Ohio for the:
, at the next general election to be
full term or
unexpired term ending
one
Unexpired Term Ending Date
.
held on the
day of November,
Day
Year
Voting Residence
Name of Candidate
Office
City or Village
Zip Code
Street Number and Address
(or rural route and number)
We further declare that we are electors qualified to vote for the office we seek.
,
.
Dated this
day of
Day
Month
Year
Signature of Candidate
Signature of Candidate
1.
3.
2.
4.
WHOEVER COMMITS ELECTION FALSIFICATION IS GUILTY OF A FELONY OF THE FIFTH DEGREE
We hereby designate the persons named below as a committee to represent us:
Name
Residence
Nominating Petition
We, the undersigned, qualified electors of the State of Ohio, whose voting residence is in the county, city,
village, or township set opposite our names, hereby nominate the above named candidates for election to the
office as described above in the Township of
, for the:
Name of Township
Check
, to be voted for at the next general
full term or
unexpired term ending
one
Unexpired Term Ending Date
election, and certify said persons are, in our opinion, well qualified to perform the duties of the office or position to
which they desire to be elected.
Form No. 3-S Prescribed by the Ohio Secretary of State (09-17)
Nominating Petition and Statement of Candidacy
For Township Office (Several Candidates)
To be filed with the Board of Elections not later than 4 p.m. of the 90
th
day before the general election.
R.C. 3501.38, 3513.253, 3513.261, 3513.263
Statement of Candidacy
NOTE - The candidates must fill in, sign and date this statement of candidacy before the signatures of electors
are affixed.
We, the undersigned, hereby declare under penalty of election falsification that our voting residence addresses are
set opposite our names below and that we are qualified electors. We further declare that we desire to be candidates
Township,
County,
for election to the office described below in
Name of Township
County
Check
Ohio for the:
, at the next general election to be
full term or
unexpired term ending
one
Unexpired Term Ending Date
.
held on the
day of November,
Day
Year
Voting Residence
Name of Candidate
Office
City or Village
Zip Code
Street Number and Address
(or rural route and number)
We further declare that we are electors qualified to vote for the office we seek.
,
.
Dated this
day of
Day
Month
Year
Signature of Candidate
Signature of Candidate
1.
3.
2.
4.
WHOEVER COMMITS ELECTION FALSIFICATION IS GUILTY OF A FELONY OF THE FIFTH DEGREE
We hereby designate the persons named below as a committee to represent us:
Name
Residence
Nominating Petition
We, the undersigned, qualified electors of the State of Ohio, whose voting residence is in the county, city,
village, or township set opposite our names, hereby nominate the above named candidates for election to the
office as described above in the Township of
, for the:
Name of Township
Check
, to be voted for at the next general
full term or
unexpired term ending
one
Unexpired Term Ending Date
election, and certify said persons are, in our opinion, well qualified to perform the duties of the office or position to
which they desire to be elected.
Signatures on this petition must be from only one county and must be written in ink.
Voting Residence
City, Village, or
Date of
Signature
County
Street Number and Address
Township
Signing
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.
9.
10.
11.
12.
13.
14.
15.
16.
17.
18.
19.
20.
WHOEVER COMMITS ELECTION FALSIFICATION IS GUILTY OF A FELONY OF THE FIFTH DEGREE
Circulator Statement
Must be completed and signed by the circulator.
I,
, declare under penalty of election falsification that I reside at the address
Printed Name of Circulator
signatures;
appearing below my signature; that I am the circulator of the foregoing petition containing
Number
that I witnessed the affixing of every signature; that all signers were to the best of my knowledge and belief
qualified to sign; and that every signature is to the best of my knowledge and belief the signature of the person
whose signature it purports to be or of an attorney in fact acting pursuant to section 3501.382 of the Revised Code.
Signature of Circulator
Permanent Residence Address
City or Village
State
Zip Code
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