Elections

november 8, 2016 presidential general election

Filing Deadlines

Date Deadline
03/14/2016 Independent Candidates.
06/10/2016 Protest against Independent Candidates.
08/10/2016 Issues and Local Options, State School Board.
08/26/2016 Protest against candidates and local option petitions.
08/29/2016 Write-in-Candidates.
09/02/2016 Protest against write-in candidates.
09/09/2016 Charter Amendments.
09/30/2016 Notice of Appointment of Observers for in-person absentee voting period.
10/19/2016 Petition to be Recognized as a Committee to Appoint Observers.
10/27/2016 Pre Election Campaign Finance Report (Close of books 10/19/2016).
10/28/2016 Notice of Appointment of Observers.
11/07/2016 Amendment of Notice of Appointment of Observers.
12/16/2016 Post Election Campaign Finance Report (Close of books 12/9/2016).

Voter Deadlines

Date Deadline
09/24/2016 UOCAVA absentee ballots to be mailed.
10/11/2016 Close of Registration.
10/12/2016 Opening of In-House voting and first day to mail absentee ballots.
11/05/2016 12:00 noon Deadline for applications by mail for an absentee ballot to be mailed.
11/07/2016 Voting in person at the Board of Elections ends.
11/07/2016 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 11/18/2016 in order to be counted.
11/08/2016 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 11/18/2016 in order to be counted.
11/08/2016 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. Election Day - Provisional voting at the Board of Elections.
11/08/2016 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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