POL Government Elected Officials Auditor Mary Hull Caballero Charter, Code & Policies City Code & Charter Online Code & Charter Title 2 Legislation & Elections Chapter 2.08 Nomination and Election of Candidates
2.08.090 Withdrawal of Candidate before Certification to County.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 177200, effective February 21, 2003.) A candidate who has filed a Declaration of Candidacy or nominating petition may withdraw as a candidate provided the withdrawal is made by the deadline prescribed by state law and the withdrawal is made on a form provided by the City Elections Officer and signed by the candidate under oath. If the withdrawal is filed before the statutory deadline, the City Elections Officer shall refund any filing fee.