County of San Benito Clerk, Auditor & Recorder

Summary Calendar of Candidate Filing Requirements

Filing Calendar - June 2018




Signature In-Lieu Petition

Optional for U.S. Senate, Congressional,
Legislative, Judicial Offices, Board of
Supervisors & Countywide office

December 14 - February 7
(E-173 - E-118)

Declaration of Intention

Judicial Offices Only

January 29 - February 7
(E-127 - E-188)

Declaration of Intention (Extension)

Only applies if Judicial Incumbent
Fails to File

February 8 - February 12
(E-117 - E-113)

Nomination Papers (Nomination Petition
and/or Declaration of Candidacy)

ALL Candidates

February 12 - March 9
(E-113 - E-88)

Candidate's Statement of Qualifications

Optional for U.S. Senate
Candidates ONLY (State Voter Guide)

January 25 - February 14
Set by SoS

Candidate's Statement of Qualifications

Optional for All Other Candidates
(County Voter Pamphlet)

File with Nomination Papers

Code of Fair
Campaign Practices

Optional for All Candidates

File with Nomination Papers

Statement of Economic
Interests (Form 700)

All candidates
(Excludes Federal Candidates)

File with Nomination Papers

Campaign Disclosure
Statements (FPPC Forms)

Legislative, Board of Supervisors,
Board of Education Candidates
(Excludes Federal Candidates)

Refer to the FPPC for filing schedules

Extension of Nomination Period

Only applicable if the incumbent fails
to file and qualify during the regular
Nomination Filing Period

March 12 - March 14
(E-87 - E-83)


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