Governor Ivey Announces Special Election Dates for House District 42

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Posted on June 10, 2019

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Monday signed a proclamation to set special election dates for Alabama House District 42.

Governor Ivey set the primary election for Tuesday, August 20, 2019, runoff for Tuesday, November 5, 2019 and the general election Tuesday, January 21, 2020. If there is no need, based on number of qualifying candidates for a primary, the general election will be held Tuesday, November 5, 2019. If a runoff is not necessary, the general election will be Tuesday, November 5, 2019.

“With a special election set for House District 42, the people of Autauga and Chilton counties can know that they will have a voice in the Alabama Legislature,” Governor Ivey said. “We were all sad to see Jimmy lose his battle to cancer, but we can ensure his hard work is carried on in the years to come. The people of Autauga and Chilton counties have the opportunity to help carry on his legacy by participating in this special election.”

The deadline for qualifying with major political parties will be Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. The deadline for all independent candidates and/or minor parties is Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

House District 42 represents Autauga and Chilton counties.


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