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Holmes County FL – Therisa Meadows, Supervisor of Elections

2022 Primary Election Public Notice

All Canvassing Board Meetings are open to the public.                      

BOOK CLOSING DEADLINE

The Registration Books will close Monday, July 25, 2022 for the August 23, 2022 Primary Election.  The Registration Book Closing Date is the statewide deadline to register to vote OR change your political party affiliation if you are already registered to vote.  For first time voters in Florida, a completed voter registration form must be in the Supervisor of Elections office or postmarked, by the Book Closing Date.  If you have relocated from another Florida county to Holmes County, or relocated within Holmes County remember to change your address with the Supervisor of Elections office as soon as possible.

PUBLIC TEST OF VOTE TABULATING EQUIPMENT

The Holmes County Canvassing Board will convene in the office of the Supervisor of Elections, 201 N. Oklahoma St., Ste.102, Bonifay, Florida, at 9:30 A.M. on Friday, August 5, 2022.  The Canvassing Board is convening for the testing of the ballot tabulating equipment to be used for the August 23, 2022 Primary Election.  The Canvassing Board may also discuss other matters relating to the August 23, 2022 Primary Election and November 8, 2022 General Election.  This meeting is open to the public.

EARLY VOTING DATES AND TIMES FOR 2022 PRIMARY ELECTION

Saturday, August 13, 2022 through Saturday, August 20, 2022 8:00 A.M. until 5:00 P.M.

Sunday, August 14, 2022 – 9:00 A.M. until 5:00 P.M.

Early voters will have reserved parking in the rear of the courthouse.  The back door to the Supervisor of Elections office will be open during the Early Voting hours.  If you choose to come through the main (front) entrance of the courthouse, you will be required to exit through the back door of the courthouse.  There will be no entry or re-entry available to the main part of the courthouse from the Supervisor of Elections office which is located in the basement of the courthouse.

DEADLINE TO REQUEST VOTE-BY-MAIL BALLOT

The deadline to request a Vote-by-Mail ballot for the 2022 Primary Election is Saturday, August 13, 2022.  You may request by calling 850-547-1107; at www.holmeselectionsfl.gov; or in person at 201 N. Oklahoma St., Ste. 102, Bonifay, FL  32425

VERY IMPORTANT:  Please make sure that your signature on file in the Supervisor of Elections Office is current when voting by mail.  Florida Statute 101.68 requires that the signature on the vote-by-mail voter certificate must match the voter signature on file in the Supervisor of Elections office.

CANVASS VOTE BY MAIL BALLOTS

The Holmes County Canvassing Board will convene in the office of the Supervisor of Elections, 201 N. Oklahoma St., Ste. 102, Bonifay, Florida to canvass vote-by-mail ballots on the following dates:

            Monday, August 8, 2022 at 9:30 AM

            Monday, August 15, 2022 at 9:30 AM

            Monday, August 22, 2022 at 9:30 AM

            Tuesday, August 23, 2022 at 2:00 and 6:00 PM

Vote-by-Mail Certificate Envelopes for the 2022 Primary Election will be available for public inspection one hour prior to each Canvassing Board Meeting.  In order to view Vote-By-Mail ballot certificates on Tuesday, August 23, 2022 after 2:00 PM, you must be present.

CANVASS PROVISIONAL BALLOTS/VOTE-BY-MAIL CURE AFFIDAVITS

The Holmes County Canvassing Board will convene in the office of the Supervisor of Elections, 201 N. Oklahoma St., Ste. 102, Bonifay, Florida on August 25, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. to canvass provisional ballots cast and Vote by Mail Cure Affidavits in the 2022 Primary Election.

AUDIT OF 2022 PRIMARY ELECTION VOTING SYSTEM

The Holmes County Canvassing Board will convene in the office of the Supervisor of Elections, 201 N. Oklahoma St., Ste. 102, Bonifay, Florida on Wednesday, August 31, 2022 at 9:30 AM to conduct an audit of the voting equipment used in the 2022 Primary Election.

 

YOUR VOTE IS YOUR VOICE AND A PRIVILEGE! 

Your choice---3 ways to vote: Mail Ballot, Early Voting or at the Polls on Election Day.