Important Dates: May 2017 Uniform Election
Published on: Sunday, December 20, 2015
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.
Thursday, April 6, 2017
Last day to register to vote.
Monday, April 24, 2017
First day of Early Voting.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Last day to apply for a Ballot by Mail. (Received, not postmarked).
(NEW LAW: Eleventh day before Election Day; ABBM and FPCA).
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Last day of Early Voting.
Election Day, Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Last day for the Elections Department to receive a Ballot by Mail, unless overseas deadline applies.