Voter Registration and Elections
Office of the Registrar of Voters

News Release

​​​​May 2, 2016

​Contact:  Alice Jarboe, Assistant Registrar of Voters

Presidential Primary Election Update

Sample Ballot Booklets for June Election to Hit Mailboxes

Registrar of Voters Jill LaVine announced today that sample ballot booklets for the June 7 Presidential Primary Election will arrive in voters’ mailboxes starting this week. They can also be viewed online at

The booklet contains the address of your polling place and ballot issues that you will vote on in your area. An application to request a vote by mail ballot is included on the back cover.
If you previously ‘opted out’ of receiving a paper version of the sample ballot booklet, it is available online. If you wish to ‘opt out’ of receiving this in future elections, complete the application in your sample ballot booklet and return it, apply online, or call (916) 875-6451. You can always resume receiving the paper sample ballot booklet by mail if you change your mind.

Key Election Dates

May 23 – Last day to register to vote in the June 7 Presidential Primary Election. Voter registration forms must be mailed (postmarked by this date) or delivered to the Elections Office, 7000 65th Street, Suite A, Sacramento 95823. Online voter registration must be completed before midnight on this date.
May 31 – Last day to request a vote by mail ballot be mailed to you for the June 7 election. Call (916) 875-6155 for information.
June 7 –Presidential Primary Election. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

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