Legal Notices

Public Notice - Upcoming 2017 Alabama Statewide U. S. Senate Special Primary Election

Thursday, May 18,2017

STATE OF ALABAMA:
PROBATE COURT COUNTY OF COFFEE:

PUBLIC NOTICE REGARDING UPCOMING 2017 ALABAMA STATEWIDE U. S. SENATE SPECIAL PRIMARY ELECTION, AND ALABAMA U. S. SENATE SPECIAL PRIMARY RUN OFF ELECTION

Pursuant to §21-4-23(b), of the Code of Alabama (1975), notice is hereby given of the following with regard to Coffee County, Alabama:

1. Instructions, printed in large type, conspicuously displayed at each voter registration site and polling place sufficient to provide hearing impaired and seriously visually impaired individuals with adequate information as to how and where they may register and vote.
2. Each polling place shall have an AutoMARK Voter Assist Terminal for use by individuals with disabilities who would otherwise be prevented from voting because of their inability to mark a paper ballot.
3. Absentee ballots are available to any individual with a disability or elderly individual who, because of disability or age, is unable to go to their assigned  polling place to vote on election day.   The deadlines for requesting and submitting an absentee ballot is the same as it is for other persons seeking to vote by absentee ballot.
4. Every individual, including individuals with a disability or elderly individuals, may select a person on his or her choice to accompany such individual into the polling place to assist with the marking and casting of a ballot, provided the person providing assistance is not the voting individual’s employer, agent of the voting individual’s employer, or an officer or agent of the voting individual’s labor union.
5. The Alabama U. S. Senate Special Primary Election shall be held on August 15, 2017.    The Alabama U. S. Senate Special Primary Run Off Election shall be held September 26, 2017.

Steven E. Blair
Judge of Probate
5/18/1tc