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Secretary of State John H. Merrill Reminds Voters of the Deadline to Register


November 22, 2017 - MONTGOMERY - Alabama voters will come together on December 12, 2017 to elect the next United States Senator from Alabama. The deadline to register to vote in person is by the close of business at your county board of registrars' office (typically 5:00 p.m.), online by 11:59 p.m. or postmarked by November 27, 2017. 

Voters are reminded that it does not matter how they voted during the primary or primary-runoff election.  In the General Election on December 12, all registered voters in Alabama may vote for the candidate of their choice. 

Additionally, the deadline to apply for an absentee ballot is Thursday, December 7, 2017. And, the deadline to return an absentee ballot is Monday, December 11, 2017.

The polls will be open from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM.