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IMPORTANT DATES

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

2018 PENNSYLVANIA ELECTIONS

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




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 13

First day to apply for a civilian absentee ballot. .. .......... ...... ............. .........................September 17

Last day to REGISTER before the November election ...............................................October 9

Last day to apply for a civilian absentee ballot..............................................................October 30 

Last day for County Boards of Elections to receive voted civilian

absentee ballots ................................................................................................................November 2


GENERAL ELECTION ....................................................................:...............................November 6


First day to REGISTER after November election .........................................................November 7 

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 5) ...............................November 13



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