General Election November 3, 2020
This guide gives you information about candidate forms, fees, requirements, and deadlines for the November 3, 2020 Presidential General Election. You can also find more information under the election schedule section on our website.
The nomination process can be complicated, and the filing deadlines are rigid. It is a good idea to file your candidate paperwork early. Otherwise, you may not have enough time to correct any mistakes before the deadline.
If you have questions about your candidacy or any information presented in this guide, please call Dan Miller at 415-473-6437.
Important! The Candidate Guide provides general information about the nomination and election of candidates. It does not have the force and effect of law, regulation, or rule.
The Registrar of Voters does not provide legal advice and this guide is not intended to provide legal advice. Any person, organization or candidate using this guide may not rely on it as a substitute to seeking legal counsel. Statutes and regulations change and are updated on a frequent basis; therefore, the guidelines provided in this booklet may not reflect the most current state of the law.
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