Primary Elections

Primary Elections

Absentee begin 50 days prior to Election

Candidate order for Partisan races is staggered alpha order

Candidate order for Non-Partisan races is alpha order

Canvass is 10 days after Election (163-182.5b)

Committee required

Election date is the first Tuesday after the first Monday in May in even years

Observers allowed on Election Day(List due 10 am the 5th day prior to the Election)

Observers allowed at One Stop (List due 10 am the 5th day prior to day they are going to observe)

Recount allowed  (163-182.7)

Residency is 20 days prior to the Election (US Constitution – Art VI Sec 2)

Runners allowed (List due 10 am the 5th day prior to the Election)

Runoff allowed (Second Primary to be held 7 weeks after Primary)

Petition to run as Unaffiliated not allowed (163-122)

Write Ins allowed by petition

 

       
       
       

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