Rule 10-01 Definitions.

Except as otherwise provided, the definitions set forth in Rule 1-02 apply in this chapter. In addition, for the purposes of this chapter, the following terms have the following meanings:

Ballot proposal means any proposition, referendum, or other question submitted to New York City voters pursuant to the Charter, the New York Municipal Home Rule Law, or any other law.

Candidate print statement means the document filed by a candidate containing biographical and other information requested by the Board, and a photograph of the candidate for inclusion in the printed and/or online primary and/or general election Voter Guide.

Candidate video statement means a video-recorded statement by the candidate for inclusion in the video edition(s) of the primary or general election Voter Guide.

Election means any primary or general election, other than a special election or runoff special election held to fill a vacancy, runoff primary, or election held pursuant to court order, for the office of mayor, public advocate, comptroller, borough president, or member of the City Council, or a general election in which a ballot proposal is on the ballot.

Registered candidate means a person who has registered or filed a certification with the Board pursuant to Administrative Code § 3-703(1)(c) or § 1-11 and/or § 2-01 of this title.