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REGISTER TO VOTE!

 

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To register in New Jersey, you must be:

  • A United States citizen
  • At least 17 years old, though you may not vote until you have reached the age of 18
  • A resident of the county for 30 days before the election

A person not serving a sentence of incarceration as the result of a conviction of any indictable offense under the laws of this or another state or of the United States.

The registrant must complete a Voter Registration Application and/or Party Affiliation Form. Mail or deliver the Voter Registration Application and/or Party Affiliation Form to the County Commissioner of Registration or Superintendent of Elections for your county. 

https://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/voter-registration.shtml

Important Election Dates & Deadlines in New Jersey

*Data provided by U.S. Vote Foundation

(Federal Election)

New Jersey Primary Election

Date moved to July 7, 2020 due to Coronavirus crisis.  (Previous date:  June 2, 2020)

Voter Registration Deadline - CHANGED

NEW:  21 days before the election day 

(Federal Election)

New Jersey General Election

November 3, 2020 

EHS Seniors/Juniors Register to VOTE Today! 

'Click' this link for article: The Importance of Voting: Why Should Every Citizen Vote?

Voter registration materials:  https://www.vote.org/register-to-vote/new-jersey/ 

Summary of voter registration eligibility requirement: https://nj.gov/state/elections/voter-registration.shtml  

     'Click' this link to download the New Jersey Voter Registration Application to be mailed. (English)

     'Click' this link to download the New Jersey Voter Registration Application to be mailed. (Espanol)

Materials describing the role of a citizen:   https://www.uscis.gov/citizenship/learners/citizenship-rights-and-responsibilities 

Materials articulating the importance of voting:  Voting Elections Packet of Questions and Answers (click)

Bill of Rights for Voting:  https://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/assets/pdf/bill-of-rights-posters/2018-bill-rights-poster-english.pdf