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Nomination Papers

July 6, 2016 @ 8:00 am - July 15, 2016 @ 4:00 pm

Nomination Papers

First day nomination papers are available. Candidates for federal office and
independent presidential electors (or their designees) obtain nomination
papers from the Department of State’s Elections Division. Candidates (or their
designees) for the following offices from the City of Providence obtain their
nomination papers from the Department of State’s Elections Division: senator,
representative, and senatorial and representative district committees. All other
general assembly, local office, district committee and local committee candidates
obtain nomination papers from local boards of canvassers where they filed their
declaration. Local board prepares within 2 business days of the final day of filing
endorsements. (July 1st is final day for endorsement; July 2nd is a Saturday; July
3rd is a Sunday; July 4th is a holiday; July 5th is first business day; July 6th is
second business day.) [RIGL §17-1-7]
Persons other than candidates picking up nomination papers from the
Department of State’s Elections Division (148 West River Street, Providence, RI)
must have written authorization from the candidate. [RIGL §17-14-4(a)(c)]

Details

Start:
July 6, 2016 @ 8:00 am
End:
July 15, 2016 @ 4:00 pm
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Venue

Local Board of Canvassers