The week's events
- Nomination Period - June - Begins
Nomination Period - June - Begins
First day that candidates may file declarations of candidacy and nomination papers. No person may file nomination papers for more than one office at the same election. The declaration of candidacy shall be executed in the elections official’s office. All candidates must pay the nonrefundable filing fees or present in lieu signatures at the time they receive their nomination papers. The number of valid in lieu signatures obtained by the candidate may be subtracted from the number required for his or her nomination papers if the signatures meet party registration requirements.
A candidate shall not be required to execute a nomination paper if the number of in lieu signatures that meets the nomination requirement on the in lieu petitions equals or exceeds the minimum number required.
(E. C. §§ 8020, 8061, 8062, 8100, 8105, 8106 and 10407)
Nomination Period Starts
- Candidate Statements - Local Candidates - June - Begins
Candidate Statements - Local Candidates - June - Begins
First day that candidates for a local nonpartisan offices may file a candidate statement, not to exceed 200 words, to be included in the County Voter Information Pamphlet. The statement shall be filed and paid for at the time the Declaration of Candidacy is filed. The statement may not be changed, but may be withdrawn up until 5 p.m. on March 14th. (If the nomination period is extended to March 16th, the statement may be withdrawn up until 5 p.m. on March 17th.)
Government Code §13307, 13311