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Revision as of 22:20, 14 March 2013

2014
2012
Utah election information for 2013 is listed below.
On the 2013 ballot
No regularly scheduled elections in Utah.
Exceptions include special elections.
Find current election news and links here.

Voting absentee

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See also: Absentee Voting

Eligibility

All voters are eligible to vote absentee in Utah. There are no special eligibility requirements for voting absentee.[1]

Deadlines

To vote absentee, an absentee ballot application must be received by the county election officer no later than the Thursday before Election Day.[2] A returned absentee ballot must be postmarked by the day before the election.[3]

Military and overseas voting

For full details, visit the Federal Voting Assistance Program here.

Voting early

See also: Early voting

Utah is one of 33 states that have early voting with no specific requirements as to who can vote early. Early voting begins 14 days before an election and ends the Friday prior to Election Day.[4][5] 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

Utah ranked 10th 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 to in order to determine both the convenience and integrity of these three phases of an election: registration, voting and counting. Utah received an overall score of 70%.[6]

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