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Voter Registration Deadline
Press Release Date:  March 24, 2004

Les Fugate, Director of Communications    
Office of the Secretary of State   
(502) 564-3490


The deadline to register to vote in the upcoming May primary is Monday, April 19th.  County Clerks’ offices throughout Kentucky will accept voter registration cards until the close of business that day. 

A postmark of April 19 is also required for all mail-in voter registration applications. Registration cards can be obtained over the internet at  Simply click on the “Register to Vote” link on the webpage. 

“I encourage all citizens who have not already done so, to register to vote today,” stated Kentucky Secretary of State Trey Grayson.  “We hope to see everyone exercising their constitutional right to vote on May 18.”

Also, minors who are 17 years old but will be 18 years old on or before the general election (Nov. 2, 2004) are eligible to register and entitled to vote in the upcoming primary, but are not eligible to vote in special elections unless they are 18 years old.

To obtain a list of county clerks and other voter registration sites in your area, contact the Kentucky State Board of elections at (502) 573-7100 or via the web at by clicking on the “Elections” button.


Last updated: Wednesday, June 01, 2005