State House District 52 - 1/22/2013 Special Election
On Friday, November 30, Governor Branstad called for a special election for State House District 52 due to the resignation of Representative Brian Quirk. State House District includes all of Chickasaw and Floyd counties and part of Cerro Gordo county. A map of the district is available on the Legislature's website.
Voter Pre-Registration Deadline
Friday, January 11 - 5 p.m.
Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot by Mail
Friday, January 18 - 5 p.m.
|Friday, December 28 - 5 p.m.||Candidate filing ends|
|Monday, January 7||Worry-free postmark deadline for mail-in voter registration forms|
|Friday, January 11 - 5 p.m.||Voter pre-registration deadline
Auditor's office open until 5 p.m. for voter registration
|Friday, January 18 - 5 p.m.||Deadline to request an absentee ballot by mail|
|Saturday, January 19||Last day to vote in-person by absentee ballot at county auditor's office
Absentee ballots must be postmarked by this date and received by the time of the county canvass on Thursday, January 24, to be considered on time to be counted.
|Monday, January 21||Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday - State Offices Closed|
|Tuesday, January 22||Election Day
Polls open 7 a.m. until 9 p.m.
|Thursday, January 24||Deadline for absentee ballot to be returned. Ballots must be received by the time established for the canvass by the county boards of supervisors.
Absentee ballot must also be postmarked on Saturday, January 19, or earlier
County canvass of votes must occur no earlier than 1 p.m.
|Early February||State canvass of votes must be complete|