Elections Calendar of Events

May
9

Town clerks - Remind party chairs to call mtg of party members to nominate JPs

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

As a courtesy to your town political party chairs, remind them that they must call a meeting of party members in town to nominate justices of the peace on or before the first Tuesday of August. They will be receiving a mailing from their party with more specific instructions. 17 V.S.A. § 2413(a)

May
12

Candidates - 1st day to file Primary petitions for major party candidates, General Election petitions for Independent candidates and statements of nomination for minor party candidates

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

First day to file primary petitions and consent forms for candidates who wish to be on the ballot for a major party primary and statements of nomination and consent forms from minor party candidates and independent candidates who wish to appear on the general election ballot (no sooner than the second Monday in May).  17 V.S.A. §§ 2356, 2361, 2402(d)  

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