|Sent on:||Sunday, April 15, 2012 11:25 PM|
Since petitioning for US Congress and Senate took place during this month, we have received questions concerning important dates for upcoming primaries and the general election. I hope the following information answers any questions you may have.
Please mark your calendars accordingly.
THE DATES BELOW APPLY FOR ALL NEW YORK STATE VOTERS
OFFICES ON THE BALLOT IN 2012 ARE:
• President and Vice President of the United States
• 1 United States Senator
• All members of the House of Representatives
• All members of the New York State Senate
• All members of the New York State Assembly
PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY ELECTION - Tuesday, April 24
US SENATE AND MEMBERS OF CONGRESS PRIMARY ELECTION- Tuesday, June 26
NY STATE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY PRIMARY ELECTION- Tuesday, September 11
FINAL DATE TO REGISTER FOR GENERAL ELECTION- Wednesday, October 12
*We always have blank voter registration forms available for you at the American Legion Hall, or you can simply download and print the form by clicking the link below:
GENERAL ELECTION - Tuesday, November 6
ABSENTEE BALLOT INFORMATION
Last day to postmark application by Mail – April 17, 2012
Last day to postmark absentee ballot – April 23, 2012
Last day to apply in person at the Board of Elections (BOE) for Absentee Ballot Application - April 23, 2012
Last day to deliver absentee ballot in person to the BOE – April 24,2012 (9PM)
Last day for the BOE to receive absentee ballot by mail – April 30, 2012
Last day for the BOE to receive military ballot by mail – May 1, 2012
*Primary Election dates are set by the NYS Legislature and are subject to change.
Our thanks to Ann Salpeter Schockett of the Woodmere Republican Club for providing us with the valuable information above.