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Vermont 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
  • Prepares election calendar
  • Canvasses election returns
  • Handles state recounts

Vermont does not have statewide referenda.

Current Official(s):
Deborah Markowitz
Public Office Experience:
N/A
Reelection/Reappointment Date:
2008
Primary Date: September 12th, 2006
Contact Information: Hon. Deborah  Markowitz
Secretary of State
26 Terrace Street-Drawer 09
Montpelier, VT 05609-1101
(802) 828-2363
Fax (802) 828-2496
dmarkowitz@sec.state.vt.us


2006 Secretary of State candidates

Response to the Democracy SoS Election Reform Survey  / Transcription of Response
[Completed by Secretary of State Deborah Markowitz, August 19, 2005]

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