Election Calendar

2018 Election Dates

Elections Dates
Primary Election
August 7, 2018
General Election
November 6, 2018

Positions Open for 2018 Election


 US Representative
 Governor/Lt. Governor
 Secretary of State
 Attorney General
 State Treasurer
 State Board of Education 
 Commissioner of Insurance
  All State Representatives
  Court of Appeals Judges
  District Court Judge
  District Magistrate Judge
  County Commissioner-District #1
  Township Clerk-All Townships
 
  

June 1


Filing and withdrawal deadline (12 noon) KSA 25-205, KSA 25-305(a), KSA 26-306a)
Deadline for questions to be placed on the Primary Election Ballot
 
June 1
 No Party Affiliation changes from June 1st through September 1st. Unaffiliated 
 voters can affiliate at any time KSA 25-3304(b)

 

July 17


Registration books close - last day to register KSA 25-2311(3)

July 18


Advance voting by mail begins-20 days prior to Election Day KSA 25-1123(a)

July 24


Advance voting in person begins - 14 days prior to Election Day
 
 

August 6


Advance voting in person closes (12 noon) KSA 25-1122(f)
Filing deadline for Independent nominations (12 noon) KSA 25-305(b)
Filing deadline for District Court Retention of Judges (12 noon) KSA 25-2908

August 7


FALL PRIMARY ELECTION KSA 25-203, KSA 25-2502(b)

August 13


Primary canvass KSA 25-3104

September 1


Deadline for questions to be placed on the General Election ballot 
 

September 7


 Filing deadline for Supreme Court and Court of Appeals judges to file for retention

 

October 16


Registration books close - last day to register KSA 25-2311(a)(3)

October 17


Advance voting by mail and in person begins - 20 days prior to Election Day KSA 25-1123(a)
  

November 5


Advance voting in person closes - (12 noon) KSA 25-1122(f)

November 6


FALL GENERAL ELECTION
Tuesday after the first Monday in November in even numbered years KSA 25-101, KSA 25-2502(a)

November 12


General Canvass KSA 25-3014