New York State Board of Elections

Today is Primary Election Day throughout New York. Polls are open everywhere from 6:00 am to 9:00 pm. Check your registration status and poll site information.

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ALL BALLOT ACCESS FILING DATES INCLUDING PETITIONS, CERTIFICATES OF AUTHORIZATION, ACCEPTANCES, DECLINATIONS, SUBSTITUTIONS AND OBJECTIONS FOR THE AUGUST PRIMARY AND INDEPENDENT NOMINATIONS, FOR SENATE AND MEMBER OF CONGRESS, ARE RECEIVED BY DATES. THERE IS NO EXTENSION FOR RECEIPT OF FILINGS BY MAIL. THE BOARD MUST RECEIVE FILINGS BY THE RELEVANT DEADLINE.

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Upcoming Elections

Congressional and State Senate Primary Election day is Tuesday, August 23, 2022.
The Congressional and State Senate Primary Election early voting period is August 13, 2022 — August 21, 2022.
Check with your local county board of elections for primaries in your area.

General Election day is Tuesday, November 8, 2022.
The General Election early voting period is October 29, 2022 — November 6, 2022.

Voter Information

Proposed Regulation For Comment:

Proposed Amendment to Regulation 6217.6(c) — Voter Identification Verification (pdf pdf 75.6KB)

Proposed Amendment to 6211.6 — Voter History and Prevention of Double Voting (pdf pdf 106KB)

Part 6221.39-6221.46 — NYS Public Campaign Finance Board Draft Enforcement Regulations for Public Comment (pdf pdf 200KB)

Part 6221.38 NYS PCFB — Draft Debate Regulations for Public Comment (pdf pdf 98.9KB)

Part 6221 — NEW YORK STATE PUBLIC CAMPAIGN FINANCE PROGRAM - DRAFT REGULATIONS FOR PUBLIC COMMENT (pdf pdf 254KB)

Part 6217.3 — Review of County Voter Registration Systems Draft Regulation for Public Comment (pdf pdf 140KB)

NYS PCFB Report on Amended Proposed Regulations and Public Comments (pdf pdf 883KB)

Comments can be sent to comments@elections.ny.gov

Calendar of Events

June 2022

This table contains the calendar of events for the New York State Board of Elections for June 2022.
Date Event Additional Information
Monday 6/27
12:00 P.M.
SBOE Commissioners Meeting
(To consider ballot access rulings)
Webcast Link will be available prior to event on 6/27.
State Board Offices*
40 North Pearl Street
5th Floor
Albany NY 12207
Minutes and Archived Webcasts

July 2022

This table contains the calendar of events for the New York State Board of Elections for July 2022.
Date Event Additional Information
Tuesday 7/12
12:00 P.M.
SBOE Commissioners Meeting
(To discuss ballot access rulings)
State Board Offices*
40 North Pearl Street
5th Floor
Albany NY 12207
Minutes and Archived Webcasts

August 2022

This table contains the calendar of events for the New York State Board of Elections for August 2022.
Date Event Additional Information
Monday 8/15
12:00 P.M.
Public Campaign Finance Board Meeting
followed by SBOE Commissioners Meeting
State Board Offices*
40 North Pearl Street
5th Floor
Albany NY 12207
Minutes and Archived Webcasts

* All meetings are webcast live. The NYSBOE provides closed captioning for all meetings open to the public. If you need an additional accommodation, please contact INFO@elections.ny.gov, at least 7 business days before the scheduled board meeting date.



NYS Board of Elections Use of Force Policy

Board of Elections Use of Force Policy (pdf pdf 156KB)