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SECTION 8.03 RECALL.
Electors shall have the power to remove from office by recall election, any elected officer of the Municipality. After a holder of an elective office has served six (6) months of his term, a petition demanding his recall and removal, may be filed with the Clerk. Such petition shall be signed by qualified electors equal in number to at least twenty-five percent (25%) of the total votes cast from district (ward) of office in question at the last preceding regular Municipal election. The Clerk shall have ten (10) days in which to find the petition sufficient and he shall immediately so certify to the Council. He then shall deliver a copy of such certificate to the officer whose removal is sought and make a record of such delivery. If such officer shall not resign within five (5) days after the day on which such delivery shall have been made, the Council shall fix a day for holding a recall election not less than thirty (30) days, nor more than forty-five (45) days from the date of delivery. The form of the ballot used shall be:
Shall . . . . . . be retained in his office as . . . . . . ?
If a majority of the votes cast are affirmative, such officer shall remain in office. If a majority of the votes cast are negative, such officer shall be considered as removed, his office shall be deemed vacant and such vacancy shall be filled as provided in this Charter. The officer removed by such recall election shall not be eligible for appointment to the vacancy created thereby.