Next Election: Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Presidential Preference Primary and Sumner County Primary
Tuesday, March 1, 2016:
Presidential Preference and Sumner County Primaries
Thursday, August 4, 2016:
State and Federal Primary and Sumner County General
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Presidential, Federal and State General and Muncipal Elections
Early Voting for March 1, 2016 Election Starts February 10
The early voting period for the March 1, 2016 Presidential Preference and Sumner County Primaries begins Wednesday, Feburary 10, 2016 and continues until Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at the Sumner County Administration Building, 335 N. Belvedere Dr. in Gallatin, Room 112. Hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to Noon on Saturday, February 13 and February 20, 2016.
Petitions for August Election available beginning January 8, 2016
Qualifying petitions for the August 4, 2016 Sumner County General Election and Federal and State Primary wil be available at the Sumner County Election Commission Office beginning Friday, January 8, 2016.
Offices requiring qualifying petitions on the County General Election include Sumner County School Board Districts 2, 4, 6, 8 and 10. Federal and State Primary offices for which petitions may be picked up are U.S. Congress 6th District, State Senate District 18 and State Representative Districts 40, 44 and 45.
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Frequently asked voter questions answered
What is a Presidential Delegate and what do they do?
Every Presidential election, questions concerning delegates are always asked. What is a delegate and what is their role in the Presidential selection process? The Council on Foreign Relations has provided an explanation on that process. To read, CLICK HERE
Changes made to Voter Photo ID law
The General Assembly amended Tennessee's voter photo identification law during its recently completed legislative session. Voters may no longer use photo IDs issued by other states as acceptable forms of identification when voting in person. For more information on these changes CLICK HERE.
PHOTO ID VOTING REQUIREMENTS EFFECTIVE APRIL 29, 2013 FACT SHEET CLICK HERE
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