Eligible for Recall: Constitution relies on statute to determine recall definitions
Signature Requirement: 15% of eligible voters for the office at time of last election
Circulation Time: 90 days
Type of Recall Election: Recall election followed by separate special election for successor
Article II Section 2 Paragraph IV: Recall of public officials holding elective office. The General Assembly is hereby authorized to provide by general law for the recall of public officials who hold elective office. The procedures, grounds, and all other matters relative to such recall shall be provided for in such law.
Initial Procedure: First, there is a process of making an application to circulate a recall petition. Second, if the application process is successful, there is the actual petition process for the recall election. (PDF)
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Each state has its own requirements as to the manner in which petitions must be collected, signed and filed. It is imperative that official recall committees are legally formed in each state according to the state laws and regulations. The handling of the petitions must comply with the laws and regulations of each state.