Elections Calendar of Events

September
19

Clerks - General election ballots received

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Town clerks will receive general election ballots by this date (not later than 45 days before the election). Clerks should store the ballots, except those used for sample ballots and early or absentees, in a secure location until the date of the election. 17 V.S.A. § 2479

September
19

Clerks - Office must be open to process military/overseas voter's absentee ballot requests.

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

All absentee ballots requested by military & overseas voters must be sent on this date or on the date that the request is received if it is received after 9/20/2014.  Clerks offices are required to be open on this date to process any existing requests and to receive any new requests from military or overseas voters.  17 V.S.A. sec. 2539.  

September
25

Last day – additional ballot request (general election)

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Last day for clerks to request additional ballots for the general election, due to unusual growth of the checklist (40 days prior to the election). 17 V.S.A. § 2478(d)

September
25

Last day - BCA to divide checklist/designate polling places

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Last day for the board of civil authority to divide the checklist and designate polling places for the general election (at least 40 days prior to the election). 17 V.S.A. § 2501(a)

This page was last updated: 2014-03-24