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Arizona elections, 2013

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1 2013 elections
1.1 Special elections
1.2 Special elections by date
2 Voting in Arizona
2.1 Important voting information
2.2 Voting absentee
2.3 Voting early
3 Elections Performance Index
4 See also
5 References


Arizona election information for 2013 is listed below.

On the 2013 ballot
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November 5, 2013
Election Results

2013 elections

Special elections

See also: Local ballot measures, Arizona and Local ballot measure elections in 2013

There are several special elections to vote on local ballot measures scheduled in 2013 for the state of Arizona. There are no statewide ballot measures being voted on in 2013.

Special elections by date


For more information on the local ballot measures listed below, click here.

There were 17 measures on the ballots in this election.

  • 6 measures sought authorization for Alternative Expenditures in various towns and cities.
  • 2 measures sought city pension plan reform in Phoenix.
  • 1 measure concerned a sales tax increase.
  • 1 measure sought to authorize a home rule charter for the Town of Hayden.
  • The remaining measures were concerned with jurisdiction changes and administration of government.

Voting in Arizona

See also: Voting in Arizona
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Important voting information

  • Arizona uses a closed primary system, meaning voters must register with a party to be able to vote in their primary election.
  • To be eligible to vote in an election you must register at least 29 days prior to the election.
  • As of March 2015, Arizona is one of 20 states that have implemented full online voter registration. Residents can register online at this website.

Voting absentee

See also: Absentee voting by state

For information about eligibility, deadlines, military and overseas voting and updates to the voting laws in Arizona, please visit our absentee voting by state page.

Voting early

See also: Early voting

Arizona is one of 33 states that has early voting with no specific requirements as to who can vote early. Early voting begins 33 days before an election and ends on the day prior to election day. The average number of days prior to an election that voters can cast an early ballot is 21 days in states with a definitive starting date.

Elections Performance Index

See also: Pew Charitable Trusts' Elections Performance Index

Arizona ranked 33rd out of the 50 states and District of Columbia in the Pew Charitable Trusts' Elections Performance Index (EPI), based on the 2012 elections. The EPI examines election administration performance and assigns an average percentage score based on 17 indicators of election performance. These indicators were chosen in order to determine both the convenience and integrity of these three phases of an election: registration, voting and counting. Arizona received an overall score of 63 percent.[1]

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