7 CFR 7.15 - Challenges and appeals.

§ 7.15 Challenges and appeals.

(a) Challenges and appeals by nominees regarding voter eligibility or the results of a county committee election must be handled in accordance with the Uniform Guidelines.

(b) Any nominee has the right to challenge an election in writing, in person, or both within 15 calendar days after the results of the election are posted.

(c) Challenges to the election must be made to the county committee, which will provide a decision on the challenge to the appellant within 7 calendar days of the receipt of the challenge.

(d) The county committee's decision may be appealed to the State Committee within 15 calendar days of receipt of the notice of the decision if the appellant desires.

(e) In the event that an election is nullified as a result of a challenge or appeal, or an error in the election process, a special election must be conducted by the county office and closely monitored by the FSA State office.

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Title 7 published on 10-May-2017 03:42

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 7 CFR Part 7 after this date.

  • 2013-03-01; vol. 78 # 41 - Friday, March 1, 2013
    1. 78 FR 13771 - Selection and Functions of Farm Service Agency State and County Committees
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      DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, Office of the Secretary
      Final rule.
      Effective March 1, 2013.
      7 CFR Part 7