Voter Registration and Elections
Office of the Registrar of Voters

News Release

​​​May 15, 2019​

​Contact: Voter Registration and Elections
(916) 875-6451



Voter Registration Deadline Approaching

Sacramento County Voter Registration and Elections (VRE) reminds residents in State Senate District 1 that Monday, May 20, 2019 is the last day to register to vote, update voter's residential address or change party affiliation for the June 4, 2019, Senate District 1 Special General Election.

Residents are encouraged to register online or pick-up a voter registration card at any Sacramento County Public Library, post office or the Elections Office at 7000 65th Street, Suite A, Sacramento. In order to be a registered voter, the voter registration form must be filled out completely, signed and postmarked by May 20, 2019, or hand-delivered to the Elections Office by 5:00 p.m. by May 20, 2019.

Residents who are unsure of their voter registration status may use the voter registration lookup system​ or call the elections office.

Eligible residents who miss the May 20 registration deadline may complete a voter registration form available at the Elections Office or at any Vote Center. Upon completion of the form, a VRE representative will provide the individual with a Conditional Voter Registration (CVR) provisional ballot which must be voted at the time and location it is received. Once the registration form has been processed and eligibility is verified the CVR ballot is counted.

Voters are encouraged to sign their pink Vote by Mail (VBM) envelope and return their ballots early in order for their ballot to be counted. Information on the days and hours of operation for Ballot Drop Boxes or upcoming Vote Centers is available on the VRE website at, or you may use the links in the Key Election Dates below.

Key Election Dates​

​May 6​​​
Began mailing VBM ballots to voters. VBM ballots are available at VRE Office at 7000 65th Street, Suite A, Sacramento

​May 6
Ballot Drop Boxes opened in Senate District 1 Areas in Sacramento County
​May 20​Last day to register to vote for Special General Election
​May 21
​Conditional Voter Registration (CVR) period begins and runs through Election Day
​May 25
11-Day Vote Center location is open for this election
​May 28
​Last day a VBM ballot can be mailed to you. After this date, VBM ballots are only available at the Elections Office or Vote Centers
​June 4
​Election Day – Additional Vote Centers open. All ballots must be received or postmarked by 8:00 p.m. ​

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