IN THE COURT OF COMMON PLEAS OF MONTGOMERY COUNTY,PENNSYLVANIAIN RE: :ENLARGEMENT OF TIME TO SUBMIT
ABSENTEE BALLOT APPLICATIONS
Docket No. __________
AND ABSENTEE BALLOTS
AND NOW, this ________ day of October, 2012, upon consideration of the Emergency
Petition of the Montgomery County Board of Elections Requesting Enlargement of Time to SubmitAbsentee Ballot Applications and Absentee Ballots
, it is hereby ORDERED and DECREED,pursuant to Montgomery County Civil Court Rule 208.3(a)(3),
and this Court‟s statutory power
to supervise the conduct of elections, under the Pennsylvania Election Code, 25 P.S. 3046, thatsaid Petition is GRANTED. Judgment is hereby entered in favor of Board of Elections asfollows:1.
The Montgomery County Board of Elections shall accept absentee ballotapplications for the November 6, 2012, election, for processing provided that they are receivedby the Montgomery County Board of Elections on or before Friday, November 2, 2012, at 5:00PM;2.
The Montgomery County Board of Elections shall accept for tabulation, allabsentee ballots received at the Montgomery County Board of Elections by Monday,November 5, 2012, at 5:00 PM or received after this date and time but bearing a postmark nolater than November 5, 2012, provided that said ballots are received by the MontgomeryCounty Board of Elections by Tuesday, November 13, 2012.3.
Absentee ballots received after Friday, November 2, 2012, at 5:00 PM shall beretained, unopened, by the Montgomery County Board of Elections and shall not be sent to