Special elections are used to fill vacant offices or decide ballot questions; they can be scheduled at various times during the year, and may be held in conjunction with a regularly scheduled election. The following statutes govern special elections:
The Office of the Secretary of State has been notified of the following special elections that will not take place on the date of a regularly scheduled primary or general election. Contact the local jurisdiction for details about the vacant office or ballot question. Last updated November 13, 2017.
Beginning in 2018, special elections may only be held on one of the following five dates: