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Arkansas Election Administration
Chief Election Official(s): Secretary of State (View Website)
Election/Appointment Process: Partisan Election
Responsibilities:
  • Prescribes voter registration forms
  • Determines ballot eligibility of parties
  • Approves new voting systems/ devices
  • Advertises statewide ballot questions
  • Prepares election calendar
  • Canvasses election returns
Secondary Official(s): County Election Commissioners
Election/Appointment Process:2 people are appointed by the Republicans and Democrats, and the third is appointed by the party with the most constitutional offices.
Responsibilities:
  • Handles recounts
Current Official(s): Charlie Daniels, Secretary of State
Public Office Experience: Member, Parker's Chapel School Board, 1972-1974.
Reelection/Reappointment Date: 2010
Primary Date: May 23rd/June 13th, 2006
Contact Information: Hon. Charlie Daniels
Secretary of State
256 State Capitol Building
Little Rock, AR 72201
(501) 682-1010
Fax (501) 682-3510
electionsemail@sos.arkansas.gov

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