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Election Administration

Voting on Election Day
The election authority for each jurisdiction administers voter registration. Illinois residents may register at the office of the election authority, at driver's license facilities, by mail and with deputy registrars who are appointed in each jurisdiction by the election authority.

Election Day
On election day, the conduct of the election at the precinct polling place is administered by election judges whose appointment is confirmed by the circuit court.

Voting Systems
Each election jurisidiction (county, city with a board of election commissioners, or the county board of election commissioners in DuPage County) selects the specific voting system for use by its voters.


Election Administration