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The party at whose instance the testimony is taken shall pay the witness and mileage fees. $ 801.313 Subpena.

(a) On the request of a party and for good cause shown, a hearing officer may issue a subpena for the appearance of a witness or for the production of documentary evidence.

(b) A hearing officer may quash a subpena for good cause shown.

(c) The party at whose request a subpena is issued is responsible for arranging for service. The officer or person making service shall show the original subpena to the person served, read the subpena to him if he is unable to read, and deliver a copy of the subpena to him.

(d) When a U.S. Marshal or his deputy serves a subpena, he shall evidence the service by his return on the subpena. When someone other than a U.S. Marshal or his deputy serves a subpena, the person serving the subpena shall make an affidavit, stating the date, time, and the manner of service, and shall return the affidavit on, or with, the original subpena in accordance with the form thereon. When the U.S. Marshal, his deputy, or other person, as appropriate, cannot serve the subpena, he shall state his reason for the failure on the original subpena. When the person named in the subpena accepts service of the subpena in writing, no other evidence of return is necessary. The person responsible for serving a subpena shall return the original subpena, bearing or accompanied by the required return, affidavit, statement, or acceptance of service, to the officer presiding at the hearing at which the person subpenaed is required to appear. § 801.314 Evidence.

(a) the application of the challenged person is prima facie evidence that he has the qualifications that are stated in the application.

(b) Rules of evidence are not strictly applied but the hearing officer shall exclude irrelevant or unduly repetitious evidence.

(c) Each exhibit of a documentary character shall be submitted to the hearing officer, duly marked, and made a part of the record. An exhibit does not become evidence unless received in evidence by the hearing officer.

801.315 Decision.

The hearing officer who presided at the hearing, unless he has become unavailable, shall decide the case on the record. If no hearing is held, the hearing officer to whom the challenge was assigned shall decide the case on the record. The decision shall be in writing and shall state the reasons or basis for the decision. Copies of the decision shall be served on the parties. The decision shall be issued not more than 15 days after the challenge docketed under g 801.305. The record, including the decision, shall be certified as true and complete by the hearing officer and forwarded to the Examiner (State Supervisor), U.S. Civil Service Commission in the State involved at the address set out in Appendix C to this part. It shall be available to interested persons at that office, & 801.316 Action after challenge is sus

tained. When a hearing officer sustains a challenge, he shall, after the courts have finally sustained his decision or the time for petitioning for a court review of that decision has expired, instruct an examiner to remove the name of the challenged person from the eligibility list and cancel that person's certificate evidencing his eligibility to vote. The examiner shall notify the challenged person, the appropriate election official, the Attorney General, and the attorney general of the appropriate State of his action. § 801.317 Appeal.

There is no administrative appeal from the decision of a hearing officer or from any of his rulings. A petition for review of the decision of a hearing officer may be filed in court as provided in the Act. Subpart D-Removals From

Eligibility List $ 801.401 Scope.

The subpart prescribes the bases and procedures for removals from eligibility lists under the Act. § 801.402 Bases for removals.

An examiner shall remove the name of a person from an eligibility list:

(a) Pursuant to the instruction of a hearing officer under $ 801.316;

(b) Pursuant to the order of a court having jurisdiction under the Act;

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(c) When the examiner determines that the listed person has lost his eligibility to vote under State law not inconsistent with the Constitution and the laws of the United States and in accordance with the instructions concerning loss of eligibility to vote prescribed by the Commission after consultation with the Attorney General which shall be set out in Appendix D to this part and incorporated in and made a part of this section.

APPENDIX D This appendix sets out the bases for loss of eligibility to vote and removal from an eligibility list.

ALABAMA A person loses his eligibility to vote in elections in the State of Alabama 11:

(1) He is no longer a legal resident of the State of Alabama or the county for which he is listed (a person may not vote in a county or precinct in which he is not a resident, but when a person removes from one precinct or ward to another precinct or ward within the same county, town, or city within three months before an election, he may vote in the precinct or ward from which he so removed);

(2) He dies;

(3) He is convicted of treason, murder, arson, embezzlement, malfeasance in office, larceny, receiving stolen property, obtaining property or money under false pretenses, perjury, subornation of perjury, robbery, assault with intent to rob, burglary, forgery, bribery, assault and battery on wife, bigamy, living in adultery, sodomy, incest, rape, crime against nature, or any crime punishable by imprisonment in the penitentiary, or of any infamous crime or crime involving moral turpitude, or vagrancy or being a tramp, or selling or offering to sell his vote or the vote of another, or of buying or offering to buy the vote of another, or of making or offering to make false return in any election by the people or in any primary election to procure the nomination or election of any person to any office, or of suborning any witness or registrar to secure the registration of any person as an elector, and has not been subsequently pardoned with restoration of his right to vote specifically expressed in the pardon;

(4) He is declared legally insane by a court and has not been subsequently declared legally sane or competent by a court; or

(5) He loses his citizenship in the United States or the State of Alabama.

A person loses his eligibility to vote in municipal elections only, if he is no longer a legal resident of his city or town. Loss of eligibility to vote in a municipal election because of change of such residence does not result in loss of eligibility in any other election.

GEORGIA A person loses his eligibility to vote in elections in the State of Georgia if:

(1) He is no longer a legal resident of the State of Georgia or the county for which he is listed;

(2) He dies;

(3) He is convicted of treason against the State, embezzlement of public funds, malfeasance in office, bribery or larceny, or of any crime involving moral turpitude, punishable by the laws of Georgia with imprisonment in the penitentiary, and has not been subsequently pardoned;

(4) He is declared legally Insane or idiotic by a court and has not been subsequently declared legally sane or competent by a court; or

(5) He loses his citizenship in the United States or the State of Georgia.

A person loses his eligibility to vote in municipal elections only, if he is no longer a legal resident of his city or town. Loss of eligibility to vote in a municipal election because of change of such residence does not result in loss of eligibility in any other election.

LOUISIANA A person loses his eligibility to vote in elections in the State of Louisiana if:

(1) He is no longer a legal resident of the State of Louisiana or the parish for which he is listed, however the removal from one parish to another does not deprive a person of the right to remain listed in the parish from which he has removed for the purpose of voting for district officers to be elected in a district which includes the parish to which he has removed, or for State officers, whether the parish is in the same district or not, until he has acquired the right to register or be listed and vote for such officers in the parish to which he has removed (the removal of a person from one precinct to another in the same parish does not deprive him of his right to remain listed in the parish from which he has removed until three months after the removal);

(2) He dies;

(3)(a) He is convicted of any crime punIshable by imprisonment in the penitentiary and has not been subsequently pardoned with the express restoration of the franchise, or (b) he is convicted of a felony and has not subsequently received a pardon and full restoration of franchise.

(4) He is declared legally incompetent or insane by a court and has not been subsequently restored to legal competency or sanity by a court;

(5) He is dishonorably discharged from the Louisiana National Guard or the milltary service of the United States and has not been reinstated;

(6) He deserts from the military service of the United States or the militia of the State of Louisiana, when called forth by the Governor or, in time of invasion, insurrection, or rebellion, by the President of the United

States and has not returned to the command from which he deserted, made good the time lost in desertion, and served out the term of his original enlistment;

(7) He becomes an inmate of any charitable institution, except the Soldiers Home and the United States Marine Hospital at Carville; or

(8) He loses his citizenship in the United States or the State of Louisiana.

A person loses his eligibility to vote in municipal elections only, if he is no longer a legal resident of his city or town. Loss of eligibility to vote in a municipal election because of change of such residence does not result in loss of eligibility in any other election.

MISSISSIPPI

A person loses his eligibility to vote in elections in the State of Mississippi 11:

(1) He is no longer a legal resident of the State of Mississippi or the election district for which he is listed;

(2) He dies;

(3) He is convicted of arson, bigamy, bribery, burglary, embezzlement forgery, obtaining money for goods under false pretenses, perjury, or theft and has not bad his right to vote restored by the legislature;

(4) He is declared legally insane by a court and has not been subsequently declared legally sane or competent by a court; or

(5) He loses his citizenship in the United States.

A person loses his eligibility to vote in municipal elections only, if he (1) is no longer a legal resident of his city or town, or (2) if he has, within two years before the next municipal election, been convicted within the municipality of violating the liquor laws of the State or the municipality, or (8) 18 at the time of the municipal election in default for taxes due the municipality for the two preceding years. Loss of eligibiuty to vote in a municipal election because of change of such residence or such conviction or such default in taxes does not result in loss of eligibility in any other election.

(4) He is declared legally insance, idiotic or incompetent by a court and has not subsequently been declared legally sane or competent by a court;

(5) He becomes a pauper supported at public expense; or

(6) He loses his citizenship in the United States or the State of South Carolina.

A person loses his eligibility to vote in municipal elections only if he is no longer a legal resident of his city or town. Loss of eligibility to vote in a municipal election because of change of residence does not result in a loss of eligibility in any other election.

(7) He fails to register in accordance with State law requiring general registration of all previously registered voters every 10th year. However, he does not lose his eligibility to vote if he has attempted to register in accordance with State law and his application was rejected without legal cause or solely because his prior registration was by listing by an Examiner.

NOTE: For FEDERAL REGISTER citations affecting this Appendix D, see List of Sections Affected. § 801.403 Procedure for removals de

termined by examiners. An examiner may remove the name of a listed person as authorized by $ 801.402 (c) only after:

(a) Giving the person a notice of the proposed removal of his name stating the reason why the removal is proposed and offering the person an opportunity to answer the notice of proposed removal in person or in writing or both within ten days after his receipt of that notice; and

(b) Considering all available evidence concerning the person's loss of eligibility to vote, including any timely answer submitted by the person. $ 801.404 Notification of removals.

When an examiner removes the name of a person from an eligibility list he shall notify the person, the appropriate election officials, the Attorney General, and the attorney general of the State of that removal and the reason therefor.

Subpart E-Voting Complaint 8 801.501 Scope.

This subpart prescribes the procedure for filing and processing a complaint under the Act that a person was not permitted to vote. $ 801.502 Making a complaint.

A person who has been listed on an eligibility list or registered by an ap

SOUTH CAROLINA

A person loses his eligibility to vote in elections in the State of South Carolina :

(1) He is no longer a legal resident of the State of South Carolina or the county for which he is listed;

(2) He dies;

(8) He is convicted of burglary, arson, obtaining goods or money under false pretenses, perjury, forgery, robbery, bribery, adultery, bigamy, wife-beating, housebreaking, receiving stolen goods, breach of trust with fraudulent intent, fornication, sodomy, incest, assault with intent to ravish, larceny, challenging or accepting a challenge to duel with a deadly weapon, or crimes against the election laws and his right to vote has not been restored by pardon;

propriate election official and who is eligible to vote but has not been permitted to vote may make a complaint regarding that denial to an examiner for

the political subdivision where the denial : occurred. The complaint may be either

oral or in writing and must be made
within 48 hours after the closing of the
polls.
$ 801.503 Processing a complaint.

The examiner to whom a complaint is made shall promptly ascertain whether

the complaint is well founded. If the examiner determines the complaint is not well founded he shall notify the person who complained of his determination and take no further action on the complaint. If the examiner determines that the complaint is well founded the examiner shall notify the person and the Attorney General of his determination and of the reason for that determination and furnish the Attorney General with any papers or evidence relating to the complaint.

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