TITLE 17
Elections

CHAPTER 17-24
Compelling Performance of Election Duties

SECTION 17-24-2


§ 17-24-2 Performance of duties by supreme court appointee.

The person appointed by the court, as provided in § 17-24-1, shall immediately proceed to perform the duties devolved upon him or her by the court, and the acts done by him or her in pursuance of his or her appointment shall be as effectual and valid in all respects as if the acts had been done and performed by the person failing, neglecting, or refusing, at the time and in the manner provided by law.

History of Section.
(G.L. 1896, ch. 14, § 6; G.L. 1909, ch. 20, § 6; G.L. 1923, ch. 19, § 6; G.L. 1938, ch. 326, § 2; G.L. 1956, § 17-24-2; P.L. 1958, ch. 18, § 1.)