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Jul 07

Election Deadlines

Posted on July 7, 2020 at 8:24 AM by Nikki Hansen

VOTE 2020 (1)

***Update 8/4/2020***

Today is the Kansas primary election! Here are some resources to make the most of election day.

Find your polling place and view a sample ballot

Watch the returns

Kansas statute regarding leave allowance for employees to vote

Happy voting!!


 The 2020 Kansas primary election is approaching fast and so are the deadlines. The primary is taking place Tuesday August 4, 2020. In Kansas, voter registration and registration updates must be completed at least 21 days prior to the election therefore the deadline for these changes is July 14, 2020. For more election deadlines and official voting resources, please see the following links from the Kansas Secretary of State’s website.

This website guides you through each step of the Kansas election process 

Election Homepage
This page contains 2020 election dates, advance voting applications, and so much more 

Candidate Lists
Use the drop-down menu to view a list of state and national candidates for the primary or general election 

Voter Registration
Register to vote online or print an application

For more information please call the State Library's Reference Desk at 785-296-2149, Legislative Hotline at 1-800-432-3924, or the Kansas Secretary of State's office at 1-800-262-VOTE(8683).