State House of Representatives District 100 Special Election

Posted on: Wed, 06/08/2016 - 12:49 By: cwhitmire

August 30, 2016 - Berkeley County

OFFICIAL RESULTS

Sylleste H. Davis was certified the winner of this Special Election on June 8, 2016, according to the provisions of S.C. Code of Laws Section 7-13-190(E).

The following is the text of the State Board of Canvassers certification document adopted on June 8, 2016:

 

Whereas, a Special Election for State House of Representatives District 100 was ordered to be held on August 30, 2016; and

Whereas, the candidate filing period for the Special Election opened at noon on May 13, 2016, and closed at noon on May 23, 2016; and

Whereas, only one candidate, Sylleste H. Davis, filed as a candidate during the filing period; and

Whereas, more than fourteen calendar days have elapsed since the close of the filing period, and no person has filed a declaration to be a write-in candidate with the S.C. State Election Commission nor with the Berkeley County Board of Voter Registration and Elections; and

Whereas, S.C. Code of Laws §7-13-190(E) requires that when fourteen days have elapsed since the close of the filing period and only person has filed for the office and no person has filed a declaration to be a write-in candidate with the authority charged by law with conducting the election, the candidate who filed for the office must be deemed elected.

Therefore, the S.C. State Board of Canvassers, hereby certifies Sylleste H. Davis the winner of the State House of Representatives District 100 Special Election originally scheduled for August 30, 2016.

Important Dates & Deadlines

Noon, Friday, May 13 - Filing Opens

Noon, Monday, May 23 - Filing Closes

Click Here for Candidate Tracking - Get candidate names and documents

June 11 - Voter Registration Deadline for Primary

July 12 - Primary (if necessary)

July 26 - Primary Runoff (if necessary)

July 30 - Voter Registration Deadline for Special Election

August 30 - Special Election

Candidate Filing Information

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