Primary Elections

Primary Elections

-Absentee Voting by Mail begins 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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