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June 7, 2022 - Statewide Direct Primary Election

Candidate Filing Information

List of Offices Up for Election

Key Dates and Events

DEADLINE 

        EVENT

Jan 3 - Feb 9, 2022 
  • Signatures-In-Lieu of Filing Fee Period (Petitions in Lieu Filing Period) for State and Countywide Offices 
TBD* – Feb 9, 2022 
  • Signatures-In-Lieu of Filing Fee Period (Petitions in Lieu Filing Period) for County Supervisors 
Jan 27 – Feb 16, 2022
  • Candidate Statement Period for State Voter Information Guide (U.S. Senate and Constitutional Offices)
Jan 31 – Feb 9, 2022
  • Declaration of Intention Period
    (Judges ONLY)
Feb 14 – Mar 11, 2022
  • Declaration of Candidacy and Nomination Paper Period
Feb 14 – Mar 11, 2022
  • Candidate Statement Period for County Voter Information Guides
    (U.S. House of Representatives, State Senate, and State Assembly, County Supervisor, and Countywide Offices)
Mar 17, 2022
  • Randomized Alphabet Drawing
    (Secretary of State's Office & County Elections Division)
Mar 26, 2022** 
  • Notice to Candidates for Voter-Nominated Offices (Secretary of State's Office)
Mar 31, 2022** 
  • Certified List of Candidates for Voter-Nominated Offices
    (Secretary of State's Office)

*Start date to be determined following the adoption of new district lines. For more information on redistricting, please visit https://drawsantabarbaracounty.org.

**Date falls on a weekend or state holiday; it does not move forward to the next business day.

Additional information from the Secretary of State for this election can be found at  https://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/upcoming-elections/statewide-direct-primary-election-june-7-2022