Below you will find important dates to the upcoming General Election and Primary Election.



Seven Amendments will appear on the upcoming Ballot November 7, 2017

Home Equity Loan Amendment                   Housing             Makes changes to home equity loan provision of constitution.

Financial Institutions to Offer Prizes to         Banking             Authorizes financial institutions to offer prizes to
Promote Savings Amendment                                                promote savings.

Definition of Professional Sports Team       Gambling           Defines professional sports team in charitable raffles.                                  In Charitable Raffles Amendment

Property Tax Exemption for Surviving          Taxes               Authorizes property tax exemption for surviving spouses of first          
Spouses of First In the Line of Duty                                      responders killed in the line of duty. Amendment                                                       

Require Court to Provide Notice to           State Exec           Requires a court to provide notice to the attorney general to                    Attorney General Amendment                                               challenge a statute.

Appointed Officer Term Expiration            State Exec           Provides for how long an appointed officer may serve after his or her Amendment                                                                           term expires.

Property Tax Exemption for Partially             Taxes               Authorizes tax exemption for property of partially disabled veterans  Disabled Veterans with Donated                                            received as donations.                                                                              House Amendment


                   2017    VOTING  INFORMATION

Authority conducting elections

County Elections Officer/Local political subdivisions

Last Day to Register to Vote

Tuesday, October 10, 2017*

*First business day after Columbus Day

First Day of Early Voting

Monday, October 23, 2017 (17th day before election day falls on a Saturday, first day moves to next business day)

Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail
(Received, not Postmarked)

Friday, October 27, 2017

Last Day of Early Voting

Friday, November 3, 2017

Last day to Receive Ballot by Mail

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 (election day) at 7:00 p.m. (unless overseas deadline applies)


Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Consolidated Precinct Locations




Important Voter Dates

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