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{{Stategov}}{{TOCnestright}}The '''Secretary of State for Delaware''' is the head of the Department of State of the U.S. state of [[Delaware]].
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Some of the most important responsibilities of the Secretary of State involve registry of businesses and corporations, monitoring banks, and other commercial activities. However, unlike many other U.S. Secretaries of State, the Secretary of State for Delaware is not in charge of administering [[elections]] in Delaware. The Delaware Department of Elections is a separate agency from the Department of State.
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The current [[Secretary of State]] is [[Harriet Smith Windsor]].
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==Qualifications==
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There are no specific qualifications for this office.
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==Term of office==
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The Secretary of State is appointed by the [[Governor of Delaware]] and approved by vote of the [[Delaware State Senate]] and serves at the pleasure of the governor. <ref>[http://delcode.delaware.gov/constitution/constitution-04.shtml Delaware Constitution, Article III, Section 10]</ref> <small>'''([[Article III, Delaware Constitution#Section 10|Delaware Constitution, Article III § 10]])'''</small>
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==Contact Information==
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'''Capitol Address:'''<br>{{deflag}}
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Secretary of State for Delaware<br>
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401 Federal St., Suite 3<br>
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Dover, DE  19901<br>
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'''Phone:''' (302) 739-4111<br>
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'''Fax:''' (302) 739-3811
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==See also==
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*[[Jeffrey W. Bullock|Secretary of State Jeffrey W. Bullock]]
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*[[Governor of Delaware]]
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*[[Lieutenant Governor of Delaware]]
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*[[Attorney General of Delaware]]
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*[[Delaware Constitution]]
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==External links==
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[http://sos.delaware.gov/default.shtml Secretary of State Office website]
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{{Secretaries of state}}
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{{Delaware}}
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[[Category:Delaware]]
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[[Category:Secretary of State]]
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[[Category:State government articles]]

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The Secretary of State for Delaware is the head of the Department of State of the U.S. state of Delaware.

Some of the most important responsibilities of the Secretary of State involve registry of businesses and corporations, monitoring banks, and other commercial activities. However, unlike many other U.S. Secretaries of State, the Secretary of State for Delaware is not in charge of administering elections in Delaware. The Delaware Department of Elections is a separate agency from the Department of State.

The current Secretary of State is Harriet Smith Windsor.

Qualifications

There are no specific qualifications for this office.

Term of office

The Secretary of State is appointed by the Governor of Delaware and approved by vote of the Delaware State Senate and serves at the pleasure of the governor. [1] (Delaware Constitution, Article III § 10)

Contact Information

Capitol Address:
Delaware

Secretary of State for Delaware
401 Federal St., Suite 3
Dover, DE 19901

Phone: (302) 739-4111
Fax: (302) 739-3811

See also

External links

Secretary of State Office website


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