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									                               SAN DIEGO COUNTY – REGISTRAR OF VOTERS
                                              JUNE 8, 2010
                                       CALENDAR OF EVENTS
                                                       FOR
             LOCAL PROPOSITIONS: COUNTY, SCHOOL AND SPECIAL DISTRICTS
                   (CITIES: PLEASE CONTACT EACH CITY CLERK FOR DETAILS.)


           Unless stated otherwise, all section references are for the California Elections Code.
DAYS BEFORE
AN ELECTION          DATE                                                EVENT
                                   Registrar of Voters to receive resolution(s) requesting consolidation, services, etc.
    88          March 12           Ballot text (limited to 75 words) must be included in the resolution.
                                   (10403; Education Code 5322)
    88          March 12           Tax rate statement (if applicable) is due at Registrar of Voters Office. (9401)
                March 16           Registrar of Voters to publish a Notice of Argument Deadline.
    82
                (approx.)          (9163, 9316, 9502)
    78          March 22           Impartial analysis is due at Registrar of Voters Office. (9160, 9313, 9500)
                                   Arguments in favor of OR against the proposition are due at Registrar of Voters
    76          March 24
                                   Office. (9163, 9316, 9502)
                                   Registrar of Voters to “trade” direct arguments with author from each side for
    75          March 25
                                   preparation of rebuttals. (9167)
    68          April 1            Rebuttal arguments due at Registrar of Voters Office. (9167, 9317, 9504)
                April 13
  56 to 41       to                Ballots typeset, proofed and printed.
                April 28
    29          May 10             First day absentee/mail ballots are available. (3001)
    15          May 24             Last day to register to vote in this election. (2102)
     7          June 1             Last day to request an absentee/mail ballot through the mail. (3001)
                June 2
   6 to 0        to                In person at the Registrar of Voters Office. (3021)
                June 8
     0          June 8             ELECTION DAY – Polls open from 7 am to 8 pm.
 DAYS AFTER
THE ELECTION         DATE                                                EVENT
                                   Certified results available after the official canvass is completed. Major elections
    + 28        July 6             (Primary or General of an even year, for example) may require 28 days; stand-
                                   alone or smaller elections require much less time. (15300)




    “Public Review Period” deadlines are listed on a separate page.
                                      IMPORTANT NOTICE

                            P UBLIC R EVIEW P ERIOD
                                            FOR THE

                                J UNE 8, 2010
                             PRIMARY ELECTION
State law provides for a 10-calendar-day “public review period” for all candidates’ ballot
occupational designations, candidates’ statements of qualifications, ballot measure analyses,
arguments, rebuttals and other materials before printing the Sample Ballot and Voter Information
Pamphlet.

The California Elections Code further defines this review period, with a distinct period for each
document filed with the Registrar of Voters.

During this period, any voter who believes any portion of these materials to be false, misleading or
inconsistent with state law may seek a writ of mandate or injunction requiring any or all of the
material to be amended or deleted.

These periods are as follows:
Ballot Occupational Designations for *Local Candidates
   March 15 to March 24:          Candidates filed by March 12
   March 18 to March 29:          Candidates filed by March 17
                                   (during the 5-day extension)
Candidates’ Statements of Qualifications for *Local Offices
  March 15 to March 24:           Statements filed by March 12
  March 18 to March 29:           Statements filed by March 17.

                                      (during the 5-day extension)
County Counsel’s Impartial Analyses of Local Propositions
  March 23 to April 1            Analyses due by March 22
Ballot Arguments “in Favor of” or “Against” Local Propositions
   March 25 to April 5            Arguments due by March 24
Rebuttals to Ballot Arguments “in Favor of” or “Against” local propositions
  April 2 to April 12             Rebuttals due by April 1


* The following offices should contact the Secretary of State for deadlines:
      U.S. Senate, Congress, State Offices, State Senate and State Assembly

                                             NOTE:
          The dates for any of the General Law/Charter cities may be different.
                          PLEASE CONTACT EACH CITY CLERK FOR DETAILS.


                          All documents will be available for public review
                  at the Registrar of Voters Office during regular business hours.

								
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