Important Dates: November 2017 Uniform Election Published on: Friday, December 16, 2016
NEW LAW: House Bill 1927 (2015), amended Section 84.007 to eliminate the “first date” that a regular application for a ballot by mail may be submitted to the Early Voting Clerk. Under the law, the application may be submitted “at any time in the year of the election for which a ballot is requested” as long as it is submitted by the deadline for that election.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Last day to register to vote. (First business day after Columbus Day).
Monday, October 23, 2017
First day of Early Voting. (17th day before Election Day falls on a Saturday, first day moves to next business day).
Friday, October 27, 2017
Last day to apply for a Ballot by Mail. (Received, not postmarked).
(NEW LAW: Eleventh day before Election Day; ABBM and FPCA).
Friday, November 3, 2017
Last day of Early Voting.
Election Day, Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Last day for the Elections Department to receive a Ballot by Mail, unless overseas deadline applies.