This department is responsible for coordinating and administering all scheduled elections; assuring compliance with the election code which is Title 18 of the Revised Statutes; conducting General Commissioner schools, Pre-Election schools, Commissioner-in-Charge schools; maintaining a close working relationship with the Commissioner of Elections, Registrar of Voters, Council Administrator’s office, and delegates from respective governing authorities, Secretary of State, Board of Election Supervisors, the East Feliciana Parish School Board, the news media, the Election Commissioners of this parish along with maintaining their data base; requesting Attorney General opinions; qualifying local and municipal candidates; tabulating and certifying election returns; fulfilling duties as Chief Election Officer of the parish and Parish Custodian of Voting Machines and as a member of the Board of Election Supervisors.