Election Calendar

2017 PENNSYLVANIA ELECTIONS IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER

COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA – DEPARTMENT OF STATE
BUREAU OF COMMISSIONS, ELECTIONS AND LEGISLATION

Last day to circulate and file nomination papers ………………………………………………August 1

Last day for withdrawal by candidates nominated by nomination papers …………..August 8

Last day for withdrawal by candidates nominated at the primary ………………………August 14

Last day to REGISTER before the November election ………………………………………October 10

Last day to apply for a civilian absentee ballot………………………………………………….October 31

Last day for County Boards of Elections to receive voted civilian

absentee ballots …………………………………………………………………………………………….November 3

MUNICIPAL ELECTION …………………………………………………………………………..November 7

First day to REGISTER after November election ……………………………………………..November 8

Last day for County Board of Elections to receive voted military and overseas

absentee ballots (submitted for delivery no later than 11:59 P.M. on November 6) .November 14

Note: All dates in this calendar are subject to change without notice.