Political Calendar

2017 Political Calendar

VOTER REGISTRATION GENERAL ELECTION – NOVEMBER 7, 2017
In order to vote in the General Election, 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 Oct. 13th and received by the Board of Elections not later than Oct.18th to be eligible to vote in the General Election.  

IN PERSON REGISTRATION Secs. 5-210, 5-211, 5-212 
Last day application must be received by the Board of Elections to be eligible to vote in the General Election is Oct 13th. If honorably discharged from the military or have become a naturalized citizen since October 13th, you may register in person at the Board of Elections up until October 28th.

CHANGE OF PARTY ENROLLMENT Election Law Title III, Sec. 5-304(3) 
Last day to accept a change of enrollment is Oct.13th 

CHANGE OF ADDRESS Sec. 5-208(3) 
Notices of change of address from registered voters must be received by Oct.18th  to be processed in time for the General Election. 

VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT

GENERAL ELECTION-
Sec. 8-400, 8-412

Date

Requirement

Section of the Law

Oct. 31 2017

Last day to postmark application or letter of application
for
GENERAL ELECTION ballot

Sec.
8-400(2)(c)

Nov. 6 2017

Last day to apply in person
for
GENERAL ELECTION ballot

Sec.
8-400(2)(c)

Nov. 6  2017

Last day to postmark GENERAL ELECTION ballot. 
Must be received by the Board of Elections no later than November 14th , 2017

Sec.
8-412(1)

Nov. 7  2017

 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)


MILITARY VOTERS FOR GENERAL ELECTION
Date  Requirement
Section of 
the Law
Oct. 28 
2017
 

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

Sec
10-106(5)
Oct. 31
2017
 

Last day for Board of Elections to receive
 Military absentee ballot application, if by mail and previously registered, for
GENERAL ELECTION

Sec.
10-106(5)
 Nov. 6    2017
Last day to apply personally for a Military 
GENERAL ELECTION  ballot if previously registered. 

 Sec.
10-106(5)
Nov. 6
2017 

Last day to postmark Military  
GENERAL ELECTION ballot.
        Must be received by the Board of Elections         Nov. 20th, 2017.  

     
               Secs.                  10-114(1);11-212