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Tuesday, February 24, 2015
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"Nursing home" voting
10/31/2014 12:00:00 AM - 11/3/2014 12:00:00 AM
The election authority will determine on which of the above dates Nursing Home (etc.) voting will be conducted, pursuant to the Nursing Home Care Act, the Specialized Mental Health Rehabilitation Act, or the ID/DD Community Care Act. No later than 9:00 a.m. of the day designated by the election authority to conduct in-person voting on the premises, the election authority shall deliver official absentee ballots to the judges of election conducting such voting at the facility. Between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m., sufficient time shall be allowed for residents of the facility to vote on the premises of such facility. Immediately thereafter, the judges shall bring the sealed envelope containing the voted ballots to the office of the election authority who shall deliver such ballots to the election authority’s central ballot county location prior to the closing of the polls on the day of the election. (10 ILCS 5/ 19-4, 19-12.2) NOTE: In person absentee voting shall be conducted on the premises of facilities licensed to the Illinois Nursing Home Care Act, the Specialized Mental Health Rehabilitation Act, or the ID/DD Community Care Act and federally operated veterans’ homes and hospitals, for the sole benefit of residents of such facilities who have make prior application and are registered to vote in that precinct. (10 ILCS 5/19-4, 19-12.2)
Last day to request curbside voting.
Last day for any temporarily or permanently physically disabled voter to request at the election authority's office, that two (2) judges of election of opposite party affiliation deliver a ballot to him/her at the point where he/she is unable to continue forward motion toward the polling place.
(10 ILCS 5/17-13, 18-5.1)
NOTE: The election authority shall notify the judges of election for the appropriate precinct of such requests.
Last day to deliver ballots
Last day for the election authority to deliver ballots to the judges of election.
(10 ILCS 5/16-5)
Last day to vote in person absentee
Last day for any registered voter, presently within the confines of the United States, to vote in person at the election authority or approved local election official for an official ballot.
(10 ILCS 5/19-2)
Last day to deliver list of voters
Last day for the election authority to deliver (prior to opening the polling places) to the judges of election in each precinct the list of registered voters in that precinct to whom absentee ballots have been issued by mail, a listing of grace period and early voters.
(10 ILCS 5/19-4)
Last day to file objection
Last day to file objections to petition to create a political subdivision in the office of the appropriate officer where the petitions were originally filed.
(10 ILCS 5/10-8, 28-4)
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