What is the Special Election on May 17?
The Special Election is Arizona voters' opportunity to vote on two ballot measures - Proposition 123, relating to education finance and Proposition 124, relating to public retirement systems - which were referred to the ballot by the state legislature.
ATTENTION EARLY VOTERS
After receiving your early ballot be sure to vote, sign it, seal it, then send it by Wednesday, May eleventh. If you mail it in, you don't have to show up at the polls on Election Day.
Key Election Dates
Voter Registration Deadline - Monday, April 18, 2016 Early Voting Begins - Wednesday, April 20, 2016 Last Day to Request an Early Ballot - Friday, May 6, 2016 Mail in Your Early Ballot - By Wednesday, May 11, 2016 Election Day - Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Frequently Asked Questions
When are the polls open on Election Day?
Can I vote early in the Special Election?
ID at the Polls?
After arriving at your polling location on Election day you will present one form of identification from List #1 or two different forms of identification from List #2 or 3.List #1 - Sufficient Photo ID including name and address (One Required)
- Valid Arizona driver license
- Valid Arizona non-operating identification card
- Tribal enrollment card or other form of tribal identification
- Valid United States federal, state, or local government issued identification
- Utility bill of the elector that is dated within 90 days of the date of the election. A utility bill may be for electric, gas, water, solid waste, sewer, telephone, cellular phone, or cable television
- Bank or credit union statement that is dated within 90 days of the date of the election
- Valid Arizona Vehicle Registration
- Indian census card
- Property tax statement of the elector's residence
- Tribal enrollment card or other form of tribal identification Arizona vehicle insurance card
- Recorder's Certificate
- Valid United States federal, state, or local government issued identification, including a voter registration card issued by the County Recorder
- Any mailing to the elector marked “Official Election Material”
- Any valid photo identification from List 1 in which the address does not reasonably match the precinct register accompanied by a non-photo identification from List 2 in which the address does reasonably match the precinct register
- U.S. Passport without address and one valid item from List 2
- U.S. Military identification without address and one valid item from List 2