Hart County Board of Elections and Registration Minutes 08/17/20

Board Members Present: Garry HamiltonRonda StarksJoey Osborne Election Coordinator: Robin Webb Agenda Approved: Ronda made a motion to approve the agendaJoey secondedAll approved Minutes Approved: Joey made a motion to approve the April minutesRonda seconded itAll approved Chairman Report: Garry commented on phone line issues on Election Day and possible solutions. He also explained the … Continue reading Hart County Board of Elections and Registration Minutes 08/17/20

Important Election Dates

Elections Voter Registration Deadline Election Date Early Voting Saturday Voting Presidential Preference Primary, General Primary Election, Nonpartisan General Election, and Special Election May 11, 2020 June 9, 2020 May 18, 2020 - June 5, 2020 May 30, 2020 General Primary Runoff, Nonpartisan General Runoff, and Special Runoff Election for Local and State Offices May 11, … Continue reading Important Election Dates

The State of Georgia’s Official Rules Regarding Absentee Ballot Drop Off Boxes

Georgia Rule 183-1-14-0.6-14 refers to the requirements County Registrars must adhere to regarding secure absentee ballot drop boxes. In summary, County Registrars are authorized to establish one or more drop box locations only on County or municipal government property, generally accessible to the public. Drop box locations may open beginning 49 days before Election Day … Continue reading The State of Georgia’s Official Rules Regarding Absentee Ballot Drop Off Boxes

STATE ELECTION BOARD: JULY 15TH, 2015 HEARING

7.15.15 State Election Board Hearing Agenda The State Election Board hearing began with opening statements and a congratulations to Chris Harvey for his appointment as the new State Elections Director. CONSENT CASES Case 2014-71 (Fulton County - Illegal Campaigning) was removed from the block by a board member because Member David J. Worley (D) needed … Continue reading STATE ELECTION BOARD: JULY 15TH, 2015 HEARING