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Displaying Events for 12/26/2014

Event Date(s):12/26/2014
Description:Last day for election authorities to submit updated copies of computer tapes or computer discs or other electronic data processing information containing voter registration information to the State Board of Elections.
(10 ILCS 5/4-8, 5-7, 6-35)

Event:Last day to file as write-in
Event Date(s):12/26/2014
Description:Last day to file a Declaration of Intent to be a write-in candidate in the office of the election official with whom nomination papers for such office are filed where the office would otherwise be uncontested (and no primary would otherwise be held), and such filing would force a primary election for the office. Write-in votes shall only be counted for person(s) who have filed a Declaration of Intent with Election Authority or Authorities (so additional originally executed declaration(s) should also be filed with each Election Authority). Write-in declarations are NOT filed with the State Board of Elections.
(10 ILCS 5/7-5(d), 7-12 (10)(c); 65 ILCS 5/3.1-25-20)

NOTE: 65 ILCS 5/3.1-25-20 sets the last date as 61 days prior (Thursday, December 25, 2014) with regard to municipalities, however that day is after the certification deadline for local election officials.

Event:Last day to provide notice of assistance for voting
Event Date(s):12/26/2014
Description:Last day the election authority shall provide public notice, calculated to reach the elderly and handicapped voters, of the availability of registration and voting aids under the Federal Voting Accessibility for the Elderly and Handicapped Act, and of the availability of assistance in marking the ballot and procedures for voting by absentee ballot, and procedures for early voting by personal appearance.
(10 ILCS 5/7-15)

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