Election Filing Information & Important Dates – Plan Ahead for Elections

Elections: August 22, 2023 | November 7, 2023 | May 21, 2024

Author: Trisha Myers, Elections Program Manager/Friday, June 9, 2023/Categories: Election News, Special Elections

Important Dates: August 22, 2023 Special Election
  • May 3, 2023 – County ballot title filing deadline (SEL 805)
  • May 24, 2023 – County measure filing deadline (SEL 801)
  • June 2, 2023 – City/District ballot title filing deadline (SEL 805)
  • June 22, 2023 – City/District measure filing deadline (City-SEL 802 & Districts-SEL 803)
  • June 26, 2023 – Voters’ pamphlet filing deadline (measure arguments)
  • July 7, 2023 – Military & overseas ballots mailed
  • July 24, 2023 – Out of state ballots mailed
  • August 1, 2023 – Voter registration deadline
  • August 4, 2023 – Ballots mailed to voters
  • August 22, 2023 – Election Day
  • August 29, 2023 – Last day to receive valid postmarked ballots by mail
  • September 12, 2023 – Last day to resolve challenged ballots
  • September 18, 2023 – Last day to certify election

Important Dates: November 7, 2023 Special Election

  • July 19, 2023 – County ballot title filing deadline (SEL 805)
  • August 9, 2023 – County measure filing deadline (SEL 801)
  • August 18, 2023 – City/District ballot title filing deadline (SEL 805)
  • September 7, 2023 – City/District measure filing deadline (City-SEL 802 & Districts-SEL 803)
  • September 11, 2023 – Voters’ pamphlet filing deadline (measure arguments)
  • September 22, 2023 – Military & overseas ballots mailed
  • October 10, 2023 – Out of state ballots mailed
  • October 17, 2023 – Voter registration deadline
  • October 20, 2023 – Ballots mailed to voters
  • November 7, 2023 – Election Day
  • November 14, 2023 – Last day to receive valid postmarked ballots by mail
  • November 28, 2023 – Last day to resolve challenged ballots
  • December 4, 2023 – Last day to certify election

Important Dates: May 21, 2024 Primary Election

  • September 14, 2023 – Last day for candidate who files for a major party office to be registered to vote as a member of that political party
  • September 14, 2023- First day for a County Candidate to file for candidacy
  • March 1, 2024 – County/City/District ballot title filing deadline (SEL 805)
  • March 12, 2024 – Last day for a County Candidate to file for candidacy
  • March 14, 2024- Last day for County Candidate to file Voters’ Pamphlet Statement
  • March 21, 2024 – County/City/District measure filing deadline (County-SEL 801, City-SEL 802 & Districts-SEL 803)
  • March 25, 2024 – Voters’ pamphlet filing deadline (measure arguments)
  • April 5, 2024 – Military & overseas ballots mailed
  • April 22, 2024 – Out of state ballots mailed
  • April 30, 2024 – Voter registration deadline
  • May 3, 2024 – Ballots mailed to voters
  • May 21, 2024 – Election Day
  • May 28, 2024 – Last day to receive valid postmarked ballots by mail
  • June 11, 2024 – Last day to resolve challenged ballots
  • June 17, 2024 – Last day to certify election

Source: Election Filing Information & Important Dates