§ 17-12-13 State conventions.
There shall be held not later than October 14 of every even year a state
convention for each political party. The nominees of a party for senator and
for representatives in congress, for the five (5) general offices, and for
membership in the general assembly shall be delegates to the state convention
of that party. In presidential election years, these conventions shall select
the party nominees for presidential electors and their names shall be placed on
the ballot for the forthcoming election. The state convention shall be for the
purpose of adopting a platform for its party and for the transaction of any
other business that may properly come before the convention.
(P.L. 1947, ch. 1886, § 33; P.L. 1948, ch. 2100, § 1; G.L. 1956, § 17-12-14; G.L. 1956, § 17-12-13; P.L. 1958, ch. 18, § 1; P.L. 1996, ch. 277, § 7; P.L. 1996, ch. 298, § 7.)