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Mississippi Code Title 23. Elections § 23-15-1057. Reconvening state convention

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(1) In the event sufficient cause should arise, and a majority of the membership of the State Executive Committee deems it necessary for the best interest of the political party and the state, the State Executive Committee is authorized to reconvene the state convention that selected them as members of the State Executive Committee at any time after the adjournment of the convention, but not later than the last day of the year in which the convention was held.

(2) The delegates chosen from the respective counties to a state convention in accordance with Section 23-15-1055 shall continue to be delegates from the county to the convention for a period not later than the last day of the year in which the convention was held.

(3) A convention may be reconvened upon the call of the chair of the State Executive Committee only with the approval of a majority of the State Executive Committee.  At least ten (10) days notice shall be given by the chair of the State Executive Committee of the reconvening of the state convention.  The notice shall be given by publication of the call of the chair in any newspaper or newspapers having general circulation throughout the state.

(4) In the event a state convention is reconvened as provided in this section, the state convention may exercise all the power and authority conferred upon the convention by Section 23-15-1055, and may revise or rescind any action taken at its previous regular session.

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