Secretary of State
Congressional Candidate Filing Deadline is February 17, 2012

Press Release Date:  Monday, February 13, 2012  
Contact Information:  Lynn Sowards Zellen
Director of Communications
Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes
Cell: 502-330-9839

On Friday, February 10, 2012, the General Assembly passed and Governor Steve Beshear signed into law House Bill 302, which redefines the boundaries for congressional districts in Kentucky. The bill provides that the deadline for congressional candidates to file their nomination papers for the 2012 primary is February 17, 2012, at 4 p.m.