BOS 2004: Chapter 6: State Elections and Ethics

Chapter 6 of the 2004 Book of the States contains the following articles and tables:

Book of the States 2004

Chapter 6: State Elections and Ethics

Article:

  1. "Help America Vote Act: A New Pattern in State Election Reform"
  2. "Comparing State Ethic Laws and Ethics Trends and Issues"
  3. "The California Governor's Recall"

Tables:

Elections

  TABLE 6.1: State Executive Branch Officials to be Elected: 2004-2008.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 6.2: State Legislatures: Members to be Elected 2004-2008.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 6.3: Methods of Nominating Candidates for State Offices.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 6.4: Election Dates for National, State and Local Elections (Formulas and Dates of State Election).  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 6.5: Polling Hours: General Elections.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 6.6: Voter Registration Information.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 6.7: Voting Statistics for Gubernatorial Elections By Region.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 6.8: Voter Turnout for Presidential Elections By Region: 1992, 1996 and 2000.  Download in Excel or PDF.

Ethics

  TABLE 6.9: Ethics Agencies: jurisdiction Subject Areas.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 6.10: Ethics Agencies: Jurisdiction.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 6.11: Ethics Agencies: Advisory Opinions, Investigations & Training.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 6.12: Ethics Agencies: Personal Financial Disclosure Statements.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 6.13: Ethics Agencies: General Information.  Download in Excel or PDF.

Lobbying

  TABLE 6.14: Lobbyists: Definitions and Prohibited Activities.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 6.15: Lobbyists: Registration and Reporting.  Download in Excel or PDF.

Recall

  TABLE 6.16: State Recall Provisions. Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 6.17: State Recall Provisions: Applicability to State Officials and Petition Circulation.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 6.18: State Recall Provisions: Petition Review, Appeal and Election.  Download in Excel or PDF.