Elections

march 15, 2016 primary election

Filing Deadlines

Date Deadline
12/16/2015 Candidates.
12/16/2015 Issues and Local Options.
01/04/2016 Protest against Candidates and local option petitions.
01/04/2016 Write-in-Candidates.
01/08/2016 Protest against write-in candidates.
01/15/2016 Charter Amendments.
02/05/2016 Notice of Appointment of Observers for in-person absentee voting period.
02/24/2016 Petition to be Recognized as a Committee to Appoint Observers.
03/03/2016 Pre Election Campaign Finance Report (Close of books 2/24/2016).
03/04/2016 Notice of Appointment of Observers.
03/14/2016 Independent Candidates.
03/14/2016 Amendment of Notice of Appointment of Observers.
04/22/2016 Post Election Campaign Finance Report (Close of books 4/15/2016).
06/10/2016 Protest against Independent Candidates.

Voter Deadlines

Date Deadline
01/30/2016 UOCAVA absentee ballots to be mailed.
02/16/2016 Close of Registration.
02/17/2016 Opening of Vote by Mail (Absentee) voting.
03/12/2016 12:00 noon Deadline for applications by mail for an absentee ballot to be mailed.
03/14/2016 Voting in person at the Board of Elections ends.
03/14/2016 All Vote by Mail / Absentee ballots mailed anywhere in the U.S. must be postmarked on or before this date and received at the Board of Elections on or before 3/25/2016 in order to be counted.
03/15/2016 All overseas Vote by Mail ballots must be signed and submitted for mailing by 12:01 AM EDT on or before this date and received on or before 3/25/2016 in order to be counted.
03/15/2016 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. Election Day - Provisional voting at the Board of Elections.
03/15/2016 All Vote by Mail / Absentee ballots returned in person must be received at the Board of Elections by 7:30 p.m. in order to be counted.
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