YOUR VOTE: New Mexico
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It's election season! Are you ready? With just a few clicks, we'll walk through voter registration, key election dates, and all the documents you'll need. Best of all, you can share this info with your friends and neighbors. Make sure that your vote counts!
1. KNOW THE DATES
- Primary Election: New Mexico's primary election is on June 5, 2018.
- General Election: The general election is on November 6, 2018.
2. REGISTER TO VOTE
- Registration Status: Not sure you're registered? This handy widget will tell you whether you're on the voter rolls.
- Voting Requirements: Here are the requirements to register as a voter in New Mexico.
- Primary Registration Deadline: The registration cutoff for the Primary Election is May 8, 2018.
- General Registration Deadline: The registration cutoff for the General Election is October 9, 2018.
3. FIND YOUR POLLING PLACE
- Polling Location: School, firehouse or community center, this simple form will tell you where to go to cast your ballot.
- Absentee Ballot: Out of town, or serving abroad? Here's how to get an absentee ballot.
4. WHAT TO TAKE TO THE POLLS
- Voter ID Laws: New Mexico does not require an ID to vote, except for certain first-time voters.
- Accepted Credentials: Here is the list of accepted credentials.
- Don't have valid ID?: Once you have registered to vote, no further voter ID is required to vote in New Mexico, except for some first time voters.
- Voter ID helpline: Call 844-338-8743
- Learn more about voter ID from VoteRiders: Visit New Mexico Voter ID FAQs
5. BALLOT MEASURES
- Ballot Measure #1: Constitutional Amendement 1 — Empowers the legislature to pass laws determining the judicial appeal process for certain courts
- Ballot Measure #2: Constitutional Amendment 2 — Creates an independent state ethics commission
- Ballot Measure #3: Senior Citizen Facilities Bond — Issues $10.77 million in bonds for senior citizen facilities
- Ballot Measure #4: Public Libraries Bond — Issues $12.876 million in bonds for libraries
- Ballot Measure #5: School Buses Bond — Issues $6.137 million in bonds for school buses
- Ballot Measure #6: Higher Education, Special Schools, and Tribal Schools Bond — Issues $128.405 million for higher education, special schools, and tribal schools
6. HAVING TROUBLE? GET IN TOUCH
- Phone Number: The New Mexico Official Election Center can be reached at (800) 477-3632.
7. NEED TO REGISTER?
- Or maybe you just want election reminders? Click below to get started and, thanks to TurboVote, we've got you covered.
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