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Florida Election Administration
Chief Election Official(s): Secretary of State (View Website)
Election/Appointment Process:
Appointed by Governor
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
  • Handles state recounts (The State Elections Canvassing Board handles recounts involving more than one county)
Current Official(s): Kurt Browning
Public Office Experience:
Supervisor of Elections for Pasco County; Florida State Association of Supervisors of Elections, President
Reelection/Reappointment Date: 2010
Contact Information: Hon. Kurt Browning
Secretary of State
Florida Department of State
R. A. Gray Building
500 South Bronough Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0250
(850) 245-6500
Fax (850) 245-6125
secretaryofstate@dos.state.fl.u

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