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Tuesday, April 7, 2015
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Nursing home voting
2/22/2013 12:00:00 AM - 2/25/2013 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 counting location prior to the closing of the polls on the day of election. (10 ILCS 5/19-4, 19-12.2) 18 NOTE: In person absentee voting shall be conducted on the premises of facilities licensed pursuant 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 made prior application and are registered to vote in that precinct. (10 ILCS 5/19-4, 19-12.2)
Last day for EA to deliver ballots and list
(No later than 6:00 p.m.)
Last day for election authority to deliver ballots to the judges of election in each precinct at which the Consolidated Primary election will be conducted.
(10 ILCS 5/7-35, 16-5)
Last day for election authority to deliver (prior to opening the polling place) 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 and a listing of grace period and early voters.
[10 ILCS 5/4-50, 5-50, 6-100, 19-4, 19A-5(c)]
Last day for EA to publish list of nominations
Last day for the election authority in counties having a population under 500,000 to publish a list of all the nominations that are to be voted for at the Consolidated Primary Election.
(10 ILCS 5/16-10)
NOTE: This provision does not apply in situations where the local election official has already published the specimen ballot pursuant to 10 ILCS 5/7-21.
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 with the election authority, municipal, township or road district clerk who is authorized to conduct absentee voting.
(10 ILCS 5/19-2, 19-2.1)
Last day for disabled voter to request curb-side
Last day for a 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 5/7-47.1(b), 17-13, 18-5.1)
NOTE: The election authority shall notify the judges of election of the appropriate precinct of such requests.
Last day for sufficient ballots
Last day for the election authority to have in his office a sufficient number of ballots printed and available for mailing to persons in the United States Service or their spouse and dependents of voting age and citizens temporarily residing outside the territorial limits of the United States.
(10 ILCS 5/16-5.01)
Last day for EA to notify local
Last day the election authority shall notify the municipal, township and road district clerks within its jurisdiction if they are authorized to conduct in-person absentee voting.
(10 ILCS 5/19-2.1)
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