Notice of Deadline for Filing Nominating Petitions for the Primary Election and for Filing Independent Candidate Petitions 2020

Notice of Deadline 

for Filing Nominating Petitions for the Primary Election 

and for Filing Independent Candidate Petitions

The deadline for filing nominating petitions for the primary election is March 31, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. mountain time. If a petition is mailed by registered mail by March 31, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. mountain time, it is considered filed.

The deadline for filing nominating petitions to run as an independent candidate in the general election is April 28, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. mountain time. If a petition is mailed by registered mail by April 28, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. mountain time, it is considered filed. For the offices of County Commissioners At Large, County State’s Attorney, County Coroner, County Treasurer, County Auditor 2 year term nominating petitions must be filed in the office of the Bennett County Auditor, and nominating petitions for the offices of U.S. Senator, U.S. Representative, Public Utilities Commissioner, State Senate District 27, State Representatives District 27 must be filed in the Office of the Secretary of State, State Capitol Building, Pierre, SD 57501.

The deadline for filing nominating petitions to run as an independent candidate for president in the general election is August 4, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. central time. If a petition is mailed by registered mail by August 4, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. central time, it is considered filed.

Nominating petitions for the offices of County Commissioners At Large, County State’s Attorney, County Coroner, County Treasurer, County Auditor 2 year term and a Statement to be filed by persons wishing to fill positions of Precinct Committeeman and Committeewoman for the Democratic and Republican Parties must be filed in the office of the Bennett County Auditor during regular business hours. Nominating petitions for the offices of U.S. Senator, U.S. Representative, State Senate District 27, State Representatives District 27 must be filed in the Office of the Secretary of State, State Capitol Building, Pierre, SD 57501, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. central time.

/s/ Angela Hicks, Bennett County Auditor

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Published: January 15, 22, 2020

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