Elections Calendar of Events

May
15

LOBBYIST DISCLOSURE FILING DEADLINE

All day

Online Lobbyist Disclosure Deadline filing for ALL Lobbyists, Lobbyist Employers and Lobbying Firms. Filing AFTER this date will subject you to late filing fees.    

May
26

Statewide and General Assembly Candidates: Last day to file petitions and consent forms to appear on the Primary Election ballot

All day

Major party candidates must file petitions and minor party candidates must file nomination paperwork not later than 5 p.m. of the fourth Thursday after the first Monday in May 17 V.S.A. §2356.  

May
29

Town and County Clerks: Last day to notify Secretary of State of all candidates for the primary election

All day

Last day for town and county clerks to notify the secretary of state of the names of all candidates, offices for which they have filed, and whether the petition conforms to statutory requirements (correct number of signatures)(within three days after the last day for filing petitions).  17 V.S.A. § 2359    Last day for clerks to return non-conforming petitions (within 72 hours of receipt of petition) to candidates with written statement why it cannot be accepted and requesting supplemental petitions by June 25 (not later than 10 days after the date for filing petitions).  17 V.S.A. § 2358(a) and (b)    

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