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GENERAL ELECTION

11/4/2014


Election Information

Date: 11/4/2014
Type: GE
Name: GENERAL ELECTION


Important Election Events
DateTitleDescription
9/25/2014First day to apply for absentee ballotFirst day for any registered voter presently within the confines of the United States, to make application by mail or in person to the election authority for an official ballot.
10/6/2014Last day for citizens outside US to apply for absenteeLast 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 a simultaneous application to the election authority having jurisdiction over their precinct of residence for absentee registration and an absentee ballot and the last day for the election authority to mail such a ballot.
10/7/2014Last day to registerLast day for registration or transfer of registration within the offices of the election authority, and registration 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.
10/8/2014First day for grace period registration and voting.First day for grace period registration or change of address in the office of the election authority or at a location designated for this purpose by the election authority. First day for grace period voting at the election authority’s office, or location designated by the election authority, or by mail, at the discretion of the election authority.
10/20/2014First day for Early voting.First day for early voting at the office of the election authority and temporary locations designated by the election authority.
10/27/2014Last day US service member to apply for absentee ballot.Last day for any voter who is a member of the United States Service and his spouse and dependents of voting age who expect to be absent from the county of residence on election day to make application for an official ballot to the election authority having jurisdiction over their precinct residence and the last day for the election authority to mail such ballots. Members of the Armed Forces may make application via facsimile machine or other method of electronic transmission.
10/27/2014Last day for nonresident civilian to apply for absenteeLast day for any nonresident civilian, otherwise qualified to vote, to make application to the election authority having jurisdiction over his precinct of former residence for an absentee ballot containing Federal offices only, and the last day for election authority to mail such ballot. Nonresident civilians may make application via facsimile machine or other method of electronic transmission.
10/30/2014Last day for election authority to receive application for absentee by mailLast day for the election authority to receive application by mail from any registered voter presently within the confines of the United States.
11/1/2014Last day for Grace Period registration and voting.Last day of grace period registration or change of address in the office of the election authority or at a location designated for this purpose by the election authority. Last day of grace period voting at the election authority’s office, or location designated by the election authority, or by mail, at the discretion of the election authority.
11/1/2014Last day for Early voting.Last day for early voting at the office of the election authority and permanent locations designated by the election authority. Temporary early voting locations may be established by the election authority, but are not required to maintain the same voting days and hours as the election authority.
11/3/2014Last day for registered voter to apply in person for absentee ballotLast 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.

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