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Displaying Events for 10/9/2018

Event:LODGING HOUSE AFFIDAVITS
Event Date(s):10/7/2018 12:00:00 AM - 10/9/2018 12:00:00 AM
Location(s):2018 GE
Description:Dates for filing Lodging House Affidavits listing the names and descriptions of those resident who list such location as their voting address, with the Boards of Election Commissioners (The National Voter Registration Act of 1993 may prohibit the enforcement of this provision.). (10 ILCS 5/6-56)

Event:CLOSE OF REGISTRATION
Event Date(s):10/9/2018
Location(s):2018 GE
Description:Last day for regular registration or transfer of registration within the offices of the election authority. Grace period registration and voting will be available after this date. Area and precinct registration may apply to the City of Chicago and Cook County. Please check with these jurisdictions for registration deadlines.
(10 ILCS 5/4-6, 4-16, 5-5, 5-23, 6-29, 6-50, 6-53, 6-54)

NOTE: Under the provisions of NVRA, agency and motor vehicle offices will continue to accept registration after the statutory close of registration. Only those registration applications completed no later than 27 days before the election will be processed for the next ensuing election. Applications for registration completed within five days of the registration deadline at Secretary of State facilities and qualified agencies will be transmitted within five days of completion and must be processed for the election. A mail registration application shall be deemed timely filed if postmarked prior to the close of registration. If no postmark exists or if the postmark is illegible, the application shall be considered timely filed if received by the election authority no later than five calendar days after the close of registration.

Event:CLOSE OF REGISTRATION – DEPUTY REGISTRARS
Event Date(s):10/9/2018
Location(s):2018 GE
Description:Last day for registration of voters by deputy registrars, including municipal, township and road district clerks and precinct committeemen. Area and precinct registration may apply to the City of Chicago and Cook County. Please check with these jurisdictions for registration deadlines.
10 ILCS 5/4-6.2, 5-16.2, 6-50.2)

NOTE: Deputy Registrars must return completed forms to the election authority within 7 days of the day on which they are completed. Deputy Registrars must return all registration materials within 48 hours of registration/cancellation if such registration/cancellation was accepted between the 35th and 28th day preceding an election.

Event:PUBLICATION – NOTICE OF GENERAL ELECTION
Event Date(s):10/9/2018
Location(s):2018 GE
Description:Last day for election authority to publish a notice of General Election.
(10 ILCS 5/12-1)

Event:VOTE BY MAIL – CITIZENS TEMPORARILY OUTSIDE U.S.
Event Date(s):10/9/2018
Location(s):2018 GE
Description:First day for the election authority to send an official ballot for federal offices only, upon receipt of either an application for vote by mail registration or an application for vote by mail ballot, to citizens of the United States who are temporarily residing outside the territorial limits of the United States.
(10 ILCS 5/20-2.1, 20-3)

NOTE: Unregistered citizens temporarily residing outside the territorial limits of the United States who make application for vote by mail registration and/or vote by mail ballots after 30 days (October 7) but not less than 10 (October 27) days prior to Election Day shall be sent the federal offices ballot only.

NOTE: Registration is not required in order to vote the ballot containing the federal offices only.

Event:VOTE BY MAIL – UNREGISTERED CITIZENS TEMPORARILY OUTSIDE U.S.
Event Date(s):10/9/2018
Location(s):2018 GE
Description:Last day for citizens of the United States temporarily residing outside the United States who are not registered but otherwise qualified to vote and who expect to be absent from their county of residence on election day to make simultaneous application to the election authority having jurisdiction over their precinct of residence for vote by mail registration and a vote by mail ballot and the last day for the election authority to mail such a ballot.
(10 ILCS 5/20-2.1, 20-3)

NOTE: To receive the full ballot, applications should be in the hands of the election authority no later than 30 days before the election. Applications received after October 7 and prior to October 27 will entitle the voter to cast a federal ballot only.

NOTE: Registration is not required in order to vote a ballot containing the federal offices only.

Event:SOS MAILER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS
Event Date(s):10/9/2018
Location(s):2018 GE
Description:Last day for the Secretary of State to publish and mail to every mailing address in the State a copy of the pamphlet giving the proponents and opponents views on amendments to the Constitution of Illinois.
(5 ILCS 20/2)

Event:NURSING HOME VOTING
Event Date(s):10/9/2018
Location(s):2018 GE
Description:Last day for the election authority to arrange with nursing home administrators the date and time to conduct in-person voting in such facilities and to post a notice in the office of the election authority of all such arrangements.
(10 ILCS 5/19-12.2)

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