State Background Info:
  Upcoming SoS Elections:

North Dakota Election Administration
Chief Election Official(s): Secretary of State (View Website)
Election/Appointment Process:
Partisan Election
Responsibilities:
  • Determines ballot eligibility of parties
  • Advertises statewide ballot questions
  • Approves new voting systems/ devices (advised by State Planning Board)
  • Prepares election calendar
  • Canvasses election returns
  • Handles state recounts
North Dakota does not require voter registration.

Current Official(s):
Alvin Jaeger
Public Office Experience:
N/A
Reelection/Reappointment Date:
2008
Contact Information: Hon. Alvin (Al) A. Jaeger
Secretary of State
600 East Blvd. Dept. 108
Bismarck, ND 58505-0500
(701) 328-2900
Fax (701) 328-2992
ajaeger@state.nd.us

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