A.S. Elections Complaints Form

Examples of Possible Infractions

  • Illegal signposting
  • Improper leafleting, including libelous or fraudulent information on literature or signs
  • Unsolicited use of an electronic medium, including cold calling, email spamming, or use of AS resources to campaign, e.g. AS email account, Slack channel, or list-serv
  • Campaigning timeline and habit infractions
  • Social media policy infractions
  • Independent and party rule infractions
  • Budget, fundraising, and party fee infractions
  • Student conduct policy violations, including violations of local, state, or federal law and/or university policy
  • All other infractions, at the discretion of the board

Candidates

  • 1st infraction: Warning
  • 2nd infraction: Warning
  • 3rd infraction: Disqualification

Parties

  • 1st infraction: Warning
  • 2nd infraction: Warning
  • 3rd infraction: Warning
  • 4th infraction: Warning
  • 5th infraction: Disqualification

Certain major infractions, including but not limited to: violations of local, state, or federal law, or violations of University of California policy may lead to immediate disqualification – please see Elections Code for details

The Elections Board is not currently taking complaints.