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{{law}}'''Pay-per-signature''' is one way of compensating [[circulator|signature-gatherers]] who collect signatures to qualify candidates or [[initiative|ballot initiatives]] or [[recall campaigns|recall elections]] for the ballot.
 
{{law}}'''Pay-per-signature''' is one way of compensating [[circulator|signature-gatherers]] who collect signatures to qualify candidates or [[initiative|ballot initiatives]] or [[recall campaigns|recall elections]] for the ballot.
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Several states have made it illegal to compensate petition circulators based on how many signatures they are able to collect on petitions.  It is an active area of litigation.
  
 
==Relevant lawsuits==
 
==Relevant lawsuits==

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Pay-per-signature is one way of compensating signature-gatherers who collect signatures to qualify candidates or ballot initiatives or recall elections for the ballot.

Several states have made it illegal to compensate petition circulators based on how many signatures they are able to collect on petitions. It is an active area of litigation.

Relevant lawsuits