Important Dates

NOVEMBER 3, 2020, GENERAL ELECTION (FEDERAL/STATE) AND SAME-DAY REGISTRATION
From 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Election Day, ANY Clark County registered voter may cast their ballot at ANY Clark County Vote Center of their choice. Starting in 2020, same-day registration (registering and voting on Election Day or during Early Voting), as well as immediate updates of existing registration (name, party, and address) will also be available at all of our voting sites.

Candidates who receive the most votes in a General Election are elected to office. You may vote for all offices and questions on the ballot for your precinct, regardless of your party affiliation. A General Election must be held throughout the State on the first Tuesday after the first Monday of November in each even-numbered year. (NRS 293.12755)

Starting in 2020, at any Clark County Election Day Vote Center or at any early voting site, you may: (1) Register in-person and vote a provisional ballot (same-day registration), but you must show a current and valid (unexpired) Nevada’s Driver’s License or Nevada State Identification card with the current address where you actually live, or if the address is not current, you must additionally provide other proof of residence; or (2) Immediately update your existing registration, including name, party, and address changes, and then vote a provisional ballot for your new precinct. (Sections 5.9, 8, and 9 of AB345 of the 2019 Legislative Session).

October 6, 2020
Tuesday
 
Close of Mail-In and In-Person Standard Registration: Last day to register to vote or to update your existing registration by mail or in-person at the Election Department. (NRS 293.560 as amended by Section 64 of AB345, 2019 Legislative Session)

Due Date for FPCA Submittals by Postal Mail:  Military and overseas residents must submit FPCAs (Federal Post Card Applications) sent by postal mail for the November 3, 2020 State/Federal General Election no later October 6, 2020 (postmark date) to register to vote or update existing registration, and to request a mail/absentee ballot.
 
October 7-29, 2020
Wednesday-Thursday
Online Registration and Updates:
  • Starting October 14 (Wednesday), the Election Department is NOT legally required to send you a sample ballot for the current election for your new online registration or with updated information for your existing registration. (NRS 293.565(7))   
     
  • Up to October 15 (Thursday), you may register to vote or update your existing registration ONLY on the Secretary of State's website to be eligible to vote a regular ballot in the current election.
       
  • Between October 16 (Friday) and October 29 (Thursday), if you register to vote online or update your existing registration online, you may only vote a provisional ballot by appearing in-person at any early voting site or Election Day vote center.  When you check-in to vote, you must show a current and valid (unexpired) NEVADA Driver’s License, NEVADA State Identification card, or NEVADA DMV "Interim Document", all of which must have an address that matches the one in the online registration. If the address does not match, you must additionally show other acceptable proof of residency. (Section 6 of AB345, 2019 Legislative Session, and NRS 293.565(7))
October 17-30, 2020
Saturday-Friday
Early Voting (14 Days) and In-Person Same Day Registration at any Early Voting Site, Hours and Days Vary by Location: Any voter registered in Clark County may vote at any early voting site within the County. You may also register and vote (same-day registration) or immediately update your existing registration (including name, address, and party) at any early voting site. Same-day registrants must show a current and valid (unexpired) NEVADA Driver’s License, NEVADA State Identification card, or NEVADA DMV "Interim Document" with the current address where they actually live. If the address is not current, they must provide other proof of residency. (NRS 293.3568 and Sections 5.9 and 8 of AB345, 2019 Legislative Session).
 
October 27, 2020
Tuesday

Due Date for FPCA Submittals by E-Mail or Fax:  Military and overseas residents must submit an FPCA sent by e-mail or fax for the November 3, 2020 State/Federal General Election no later than October 27, 2020 (transmission date) to register to vote or update existing registration, and to request a mail/absentee ballot.

October 29, 2020
Thursday

Last Day for Online Same-Day Registration and Updates:  After this date, same-day registration and updates will only be available in-person at early voting sites and Election Day vote centers.
                      
Due Date for FPCA Submittals by the Online System:  Military and overseas residents must submit an FPCA sent by the Nevada Secretary of State's online system for the November 3, 2020 State/Federal General Election no later than October 29, 2020 (transmission date) to register to vote or update existing registration, and to request a mail/absentee ballot.










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