††††† 31 KAR 4:170. Exceptions to prohibition on electioneering.


††††† RELATES TO: KRS 117.235


††††† NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 117.235(3) grants the State Board of Elections the authority to establish exceptions to the prohibition on electioneering through administrative regulations. This administrative regulation establishes these exceptions.


††††† Section 1. Definitions. (1) "Bumper sticker" means a sticker that measures within fourteen (14) inches by five (5) inches for display on a vehicle bearing a printed message soliciting votes for or against any bona fide candidate or ballot question in a manner which expressly advocates the election or defeat of the candidate or expressly advocates the passage or defeat of the ballot question.

††††† (2) "Electioneering" is defined by KRS 117.235(3).

††††† (3) "Polling place" means a voting place established in accordance with the provisions of KRS 117.065.


††††† Section 2. Electioneering shall not include a bumper sticker affixed to a personís vehicle while parked within or passing through a distance of 300 feet of any polling place on the day of any election for a reasonable amount of time in which to vote. (32 Ky.R. 2200; eff. 7-26-2006.)