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NOVEMBER 2015 ELECTION CYCLE CALENDAR

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AUGUST 2015

SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY
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County Election Board Meeting
11:30 - 722 Moody Ave
Galveston
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Commissioners Court considers contracts for election, Judge Appointments, EVBB & Central Count Appointments.
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Conduct Mock Ballot by Mail
Election
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Assignment of EV Judges and Alternates
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Last Day for a Candidate to File for a place on the ballot

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- Last Day to Cancel an Election without fee
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Ballot programing continues
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Ballot programing continues
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Elections Division Office Closed - Staff attending SOS Election Law Seminar in Austin
         
SEPTEMBER 2015
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Elections Division Office Closed - Staff attending SOS Election Law Seminar
- First Day to Receive Ballot by Mail Applications
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Elections Division Office Opens at
1 p.m.
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Labor Day Holiday

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Waiting on Election to be set up by SOS VR
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Start programing the election once it has been set up by SOS/VR
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Program the November Ballot
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This week provide any entity conducting an election but not contracting with the County, information on the Annual Ballots by Mail we have for their voters.
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First Day of Election Worker Training
(Galveston)
By reservation ONLY
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Send Ballot Proofs to Entities for Checking
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Second Day of Election Worker Training (Galveston)
By Reservation ONLY
- Noon: Approved Ballot Proofs Due Back from the Entities
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- 10 a.m. conduct Logic and Accuracy Test on Tally Equipment
- Start mailing ballots by mail
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Third Day of Election Worker Training
(League City)
By reservation ONLY
- Start running Zero Tapes (in house) for Election Day equipment.
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Fourth Day of Election Worker Training
(League City)
By reservation ONLY
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OCTOBER 2015
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Fifth Day of Election Worker Training
(Galveston)
By reservation ONLY
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- Last Day to Register to Vote in the Nov. Election
-Publish notice of Election in paper.
- Sixth Day of Election Worker Training
(League City)
By reservation ONLY
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Seventh Day of Election Worker Training
(Galverston)
By reservation ONLY
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Eighth Day of Election Worker Training
(League City)
By reservation ONLY
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- Voter Registrar provides official list of registered voters in the County to Elections
- Ninth Day of Election Worker Training
(League City)
By reservation ONLY
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- Tenth Day of Election Worker Training
(Galveston)
By reservation ONLY
- Prepare Early Voting poll books for deployment

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Deliver Early Voting Election Equipment
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Deliver Early Voting Election Equipment
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Early Voting Election Judges pick up their supplies from the Elections Division
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First Day of Early Voting
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
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Early Voting Continues
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
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Early Voting Continues
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
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-Early Voting Continues
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
-Last Day for Elections Division to receive a Ballot by Mail Application
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-Early Voting Continues
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
-The First Day the Early Voting Ballot Board is authorized to convene.
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Early Voting Continues
7 a.m.-7 p.m.
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Early Voting Continues
7 a.m.-7 p.m.
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Early Voting Continues
7 a.m.-7 p.m.
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Early Voting Continues
7 a.m.-7 p.m.
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- Last Day of Early Voting
7 a.m.-7 p.m.
- EV Judges return JBC & supplies to the Elections Divsion
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Transition poll books to Election Day Mode and prepare for Deployment
NOVEMBER 2015
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- Election Day Judges pick up equipment and supplies from the Elections Division
- Elections Division delivers Early Voting Provisional Ballots to the Voter Registrar
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Election Day
Polls open
7 a.m.-7-p.m.|

- Last day
(7 p.m.) the Elections Division to receive a ballot by mail.

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The Elections Division delivers Election Day provisional ballots to the Voter Registrar for review.
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The last day a voter may "Cure" his or her Voter ID Provisional Ballot
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Early Voting Ballot Board meets to review provisional ballots.
- Count accepted ballots
- Print Canvass Report
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Veterans Day Holiday
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Thanksgiving
Day Holiday
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County Government Closed for Thanksgiving
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