Elections Calendar of Events

September
1

PACs and Political Parties: Campaign finance reports due

All day

PACs and Parties that have previously registered or new PACs that have raised and spent over $1,000 or more, must file a campaign finance report using the Campaign Finance Information System https://campaignfinance.sec.state.vt.us/.  17 V.S.A. §2964 (a)(1)(A)    

September
1

Statewide and General Assembly candidates: Campaign finance reports due

All day

Candidates who have surplus funds from previous campaigns or any candidate that has raised or spent $500 must file a campaign finance report using the Campaign Finance Information System https://campaignfinance.sec.state.vt.us/.    17 V.S.A. §2964 (a)(1) and (2).    

September
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.    

September
23

Clerks: Will receive general election ballots by this day

All day

Town clerks must receive general election ballots (not later than 45 days before the election).  Clerks should store the ballots, except those used for sample ballots and early or absentee ballots, in a secure location until the date of the election.  17 V.S.A. § 2479.  All absentee ballot requests received from military & overseas voters must be sent on this date or on the date that the request is received.  

September
29

Clerks and BCA: Last day to divide the checklist and designate polling places for the general election

All day

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)  

September
29

Clerks: Last day to request additional ballots for the general election, due to unusual growth of the checklist (40 days prior to the election).

All day

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)  

This page was last updated: 2014-03-24