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Information is available in alternate formats. If you require special assistance call the Office of Elections at 808-453-VOTE (8683). Neighbor Islands may call toll free 1-800-442-VOTE (8683) or e-mail us at elections@hawaii.gov.

Feb
25
Thu
Deadline to form a new political party
Feb 25 @ 4:30 pm

File petition to form political party, party rules, and officers with the Office of Elections (HRS §11-62)

Mar
16
Wed
Deadline to file party rules
Mar 16 @ 4:30 pm

File party rules with the Office of Elections (HRS §11-63)

Mar
24
Thu
Deadline to file party objections
Mar 24 all-day

File political party objections with the Office of Elections (HRS §11-62)

The deadline is not later than the twentieth business day after the petition is filed. As such, the deadline may be earlier depending on when the group filed its petition.

Apr
8
Fri
Deadline to submit precinct officials
Apr 8 @ 4:30 pm

Submit names of precinct officials to the Office of Elections (HRS §11-72)

May
14
Sat
Deadline to file party officers
May 14 @ 4:30 pm

File party officers with the Office of Elections (HRS §11-64)

Jun
14
Tue
Deadline to file objections to a nomination paper
Jun 14 @ 4:30 pm

File written objections to nomination paper for the Primary Election with the Office of Elections or Clerk’s Office (HRS §12-8)

Aug
3
Wed
Deadline to submit poll watchers
Aug 3 @ 4:30 pm

Submit names of poll watchers for the Primary Election to the Office of Elections or Clerk’s Office ( HRS §11-77)

Aug
22
Mon
Deadline to file election objections
Aug 22 all-day

File complaint on contests for cause in the Primary Election with the Hawaii State Supreme Court (HRS §11-173.5)

Sep
9
Fri
Deadline to certify presidential candidates
Sep 9 @ 4:30 pm

Last day for qualified political parties to certify nominees for president and vice president to the Office of Elections (HRS §11-113(c)(1))

Deadline to submit presidential electors
Sep 9 @ 4:30 pm

Last day to submit names and addresses of nominees for presidential elector and alternates to the Office of Elections (HRS §14-21)

Oct
29
Sat
Deadline to submit poll watchers
Oct 29 @ 4:30 pm

Submit names of poll watchers for the General Election to the Office of Elections or Clerk’s Office (HRS §11-77)

Nov
28
Mon
Deadline to file election objections
Nov 28 all-day

File complaint on contests for cause in the General Election with the Hawaii State Supreme Court (HRS §11-174.5)

Mar
8
Wed
Determine party disqualifications
Mar 8 all-day