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Mississippi 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
  • Prepares election calendar
  • Canvasses election returns
Secondary Official(s): County Boards of Supervisors
Election/Appointment Process: N/A
Responsibilities:
  • Approves new voting systems/ devices
  • Handles recounts
There is no provision for a statewide recount. Voter registration forms are prescribed by statute.

Current Official(s): Eric Clark
Public Office Experience:
Representative, Mississippi State House
Reelection/Reappointment Date:
2007
Contact Information:Hon. Eric Clark
Secretary of State
P.O. Box 136
401 Mississippi St.
Jackson, MS 39205-0136
(601) 359-1350
Fax (601) 359-1499
administrator@sos.state.ms.us

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