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Louis G. Savinetti
Republican Commissioner

William T. Biamonte
Democratic Commissioner

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POLITICAL CALENDAR

All dates are based on statutory provisions in effect on the date of publication.

MAIL REGISTRATION (N.Y. Election Law Section 5-210(3))
Applications must be postmarked no later than August 15th and received by the Board of Elections not later than August 20th to be eligible to vote in the Primary Election.

IN PERSON REGISTRATION Secs. 5-210, 5-211, 5-212
You may register at your local Board of Elections or any state agency participating in the National Voter Registration Act, on any business day throughout the year but, to be eligible to vote in the Fall primary, your application must be received no later than August 15th.

CHANGE OF ADDRESS Sec. 5-208(3)
Notices of change of address from registered voters received by August 20th by a county Board of Elections must be processed and entered in the records in time for the Primary Election.

VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT FOR STATE/LOCAL PRIMARY - Sec. 8-400

Last day to postmark application for State/Local primary ballot Sec. 8-400(2)(c)
Last day to apply in person for State/Local primary ballot Sec. 8-400(2)(c)
Last day to postmark State/Local primary ballot. Must be received by the county board no later than Sept. 16th Sec. 8-412(1)
Last day to deliver State/Local primary ballot in person to the county board, by close of polls. Sec. 8-412(1)

MILITARY VOTERS FOR /SPECIAL FEDERAL FOR STATE/LOCAL PRIMARY

Last day for Board of Elections to receive application for Military ballot for State/Local primary if not previously registered

Sec. 10-106(5)

Last day for Board of Elections to receive Military application for State/Local primary if previously registered. Sec. 10-106(5)
Last day to apply personally for a Military ballot for State/Local primary if previously registered Sec. 10-106(5)

Last day to postmark Military ballot for State/Local primary. Must be received by the Board of Elections no later than Sept. 16th

Sec. 10-114(1)

Voter Registration - GENERAL ELECTION
In order to vote in the Primary, you must be a registered voter. The following dates are the last allowable times for registration

MAIL REGISTRATION - Sec. 5-210(3)
Applications must be postmarked no later than October 10th and received by a Board of Elections not later than October 15th to be eligible to vote in the General Election.

IN PERSON REGISTRATION - Secs. 5-210, 5-211, 5-212
You may register at your local Board of Elections or any state agency participating in the National Voter Registration Act, on any business day throughout the year but, to be eligible to vote in the November General Election, your application must be received no later than October 10th except, if you have been honorably discharged from the military or have become a naturalized citizen since October 10th, you may register in person at the Board of Elections up until October 24th.

CHANGE OF ADDRESS - Sec. 5-208(3)
Notices of change of address from registered voters received by October 15th by a county Board of Elections must be processed and entered in the records in time for the general election.

Last day to postmark application or letter of application for General Election ballot Sec. 8-400(2)(c)

Last day to apply in person for General Election ballot.

Sec. 8-400 (2)(c)

Last day to postmark General Election ballot. Must be received by the Board of Elections no later than Nov. 12th Sec. 8-412(1)>
Last day to deliver General Election ballot in person to the Board of Elections, by close of polls on election day. Sec. 8-412(1)

Last day for Board of Elections to receive application for a Military absentee ballot if not previously registered

Sec.10-106(5)

Last day for Board of Elections to receive application for a Military/Special Federal absentee ballot, if my mail and previously registered.

Sec.10-106(5)

Last day to apply for a Military General Election ballot, if  previously registered

Sec.10-106(5)

Last day to postmark Military/Special Federal ballot. Must be received by the Board of Elections no later than Nov. 17th

Sec.10-114(1)
Sec.11-212

 

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