Calendar of Events

2020/2021 Election Dates*

 

255.345

MARCH 10, 2020 (Special Election) MAY 19, 2020 (Primary Election) SEPT 15, 2020 (Special Election) NOV 10, 2020 (General Election) MARCH 9, 2021 (Special Election)
Publish Deadline - Last day to submit for the Ballot Title Challenge Process 12/21 2/29 6/27 8/22 12/19

Filing Deadline - SPECIAL DISTRICT (SD) & COUNTY CANDIDATE (CC)

249.037; 249.722; 255.235 ***(City Candidates contact City Recorder)***

NA

NET - 9/12/19

NLT - 3/10

NA

NET - 7/23 (SD)

NET - 6/3 (CC)

NLT - 9/1

NA

Filing Deadline - MEASURE & EXPLANATORY STATEMENT or Measure Withdrawal & CITY/STATE Certification

(61 days before) 254.103; 255.085; 254.095;OAR 165-022-0010

1/9 3/19 7/16 9/10 1/7

Withdrawal Filing Deadline - SPECIAL DISTRICT (SD) & COUNTY CANDIDATE (CC) 

255.235; 249.170

NA

3/10 (SD)

3/13 (CC)

NA

9/1 (SD)

9/4 (CC)

 

NA

Voter Pamphlet (VP) Deadline - CANDIDATE STATEMENT

(2 business days after filing) OAR 165-22-0010(2)(a)(c)

(VP Deadline - City Candidates - 2 business days after Measure & Explanatory Statement filing deadline.

NA

3/12

(3/23 - City)

NA

9/3

(9/14 - City)

NA

VP Public View - CANDIDATE STATEMENT

(4 business days after filing) 251.430; 165-022-0010(4)

(VP Public View - City Candidates - 4 business days after Measure Argument Statement filing deadline)

NA

3/18

(3/27 - City)

NA

9/9

(9/18 - City)

NA

VP Deadline - MEASURE ARGUMENT STATEMENT

(2 business days after filing) OAR 165-22-0010(2)(g)

1/13 3/23 7/20 9/14 1/11

VP Public View - MEASURE ARGUMENT STATEMENT

(4 business days after VP Filing) 251.430; 165-022-0010(5)

1/17 3/27 7/24 9/18 1/15
Ballots - 1st Day to Issue (NET 45 days before) 253.065 1/25 4/4 8/1 9/26 1/23
Registration Deadline (Postmark by/or Midnight) (21 days before) 247.025 2/18 4/28 8/25 10/20 2/16
VP - Mail Date WITH BALLOT STATE WITH BALLOT STATE WITH BALLOT
Ballots - Mailing Date (NET 20/NLT 14 days before) 254.470 2/19 4/29 8/26 10/21 2/17

NET = No Earlier Than     NLT = No Later Than

*(All Dates are assumed to be correct, but are not guaranteed by this office.)

Oregon Secretary of State Elections Calendar

 
FUTURE ELECTION DATES:  March 10, 2020; May 19, 2020; September 15, 2020; November 3, 2020; May 18, 2021; September 21, 2021; November 2, 2021; March 8, 2022.

November 5, 2019 Special Election 

Dates to Remember

09/05/19    Last day to file Measure & Explanatory Statement

09/09/19    Last day to file Measure Argument for county voters' pamphlet

09/21/19    Ballots mailed to overseas and military voters

10/07/19    Ballots mailed to out-of-state voters

10/15/19    Last day to register to vote. Registration cards postmarked by this date or submitted online no later

                  than 11:59pm are valid.

10/16/19    First day to mail ballots

10/31/19    Last day to mail absentee/replacement ballots

11/05/19    Election Day

11/25/19    Certification of election results


Elections are held on the:
  • Second Tuesday in March
  • Third Tuesday in May
  • Third Tuesday in September; and
  • First Tuesday after the first Monday in November. (ORS 255.345)
Please be aware that the legislature may choose to call a special election at any time.

Contact the Elections Division

Contact:

Elections
  2925 NE Aloclek Drive  
Suite: 170
  Hillsboro, OR 97124-7523
  Directions and map

Mailstop:

3

Building:

SunTech Corporate Park

Floor:

1

Phone:

(503) 846-5800

Fax:

(503) 846-5810

Email:

Elections