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The City of Portland, Oregon

Auditor Mary Hull Caballero

Promoting open and accountable government

Calendar - November 6, 2018 General Election Important Dates

November 6, 2018 General Election Schedule

4 months before election, Portland City Code Section 2.04.090 7/6/2018 Deadline for initiative and referendum petitions intended for the November General Election Ballot
67th day before election, ORS 249.170 8/31/2018 Last day to withdraw as a candidate
61st day before election, ORS 254.095 9/6/2018 Deadline for Auditor to file list of City candidates and measures to appear on the ballot with Multnomah County Elections Division
2 days after County filing deadline for candidates and measures, OAR 165-022-0010 9/10/2018 Deadline for City candidate statements and City measure arguments to be filed for inclusion in the Voters' Pamphlet
42nd day before election, ORS 260.067 9/25/2018 7-day ORESTAR reporting begins of financial transactions for certain political committees
21st day before election, ORS 247.025 10/16/2018 Last day to register to vote in General Election
20th day after election, ORS 254.545 (3) 11/26/2018 County deadline to deliver abstract of votes for official City of Portland General Election results
30th day after election, City Code 2.08.120 12/6/2018 Proclamation to Council concerning candidates and measures