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Important Dates for Democrats

In the 2021 election year, Democrats in Greene County do not have any contested primary elections. But that doesn't mean you shouldn't get ready for what's ahead. Here's a cheat sheet of important dates for you to add to your calendar!


VOTER REGISTRATION FOR GENERAL

Oct. 8 Mail Registration for General: Last day to postmark application for general election; it must also be received by board of elections by Oct. 13. §5-210(3)

Oct. 8 In person registration for General: Last day application must be received by board of elections to be eligible to vote in general election. If honorably discharged from the military or have become a naturalized citizen since October 8th, you may register in person at the board of elections up until October 23th. §§5-210, 5-211,5-212

Oct. 13 Changes of address for General received by this date must be processed. §5-208(3)


ABSENTEE VOTING FOR GENERAL ELECTION

Oct. 26 Last day to postmark application or letter of application for general election ballot. §8-400(2)(c) Nov. 1 Last day to apply in person for general election ballot. §8-400(2)(c)

Nov. 2 Last day to postmark general election ballot. Must be received by the county board no later than Nov. 9th. §8-412(1)

Nov. 2 Last day to deliver general election ballot in person to your county board or your poll site, by close of polls on election day. §8-412(1)


MILITARY/SPECIAL FEDERAL VOTERS FOR GENERAL

Sept 17 Deadline to transmit ballots to eligible Military/Special Federal voters. §10-108(1) & §11-204(4)

Oct. 8 Last day for a board of elections to receive application for Special Federal absentee ballot for general if not previously registered. §11-202(1)(a)

Oct. 23 Last day for a board of elections to receive application for Military absentee ballot for general if not previously registered. §10-106(5)

Oct. 26 Last day for a board of elections to receive application for Military/Special Federal absentee ballot for general if already registered. §10-106(5) & §11-202(1)(b)

Nov. 1 Last day to apply personally for a Military absentee ballot for general if previously registered. §10-106(5)

Nov. 2 Last day to postmark Military/Special Federal ballot for general. Date by which it must be received by the board of elections is Nov. 15th. §10-114(1) & §11-212


GENERAL ELECTION DAY - TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2021 POLLS OPEN 6AM-9PM

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