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The Hon. Tahesha Way, Lt. Governor and Secretary of State

Division of Elections Proposes Adoption of Election Rules

Trenton, NJ - The Division of Elections is proposing to readopt without changes the expired rules at N.J.A.C. 15:10. These rules have and will continue to have an advantageous impact on election administration in New Jersey. The rules consist of seven subchapters concerning voter registration applications, voter declaration of political party, elections district maps, absentee ballots, definition of county voter registration officials, voting accessibility for the elderly and handicapped, and rules pertaining to e-poll book systems with the requirements for Department approval. The notice of proposal will be published in the December 18, 2023, New Jersey Register at 55 N.J.R. 12(2).

The full text of the notice of proposal is posted on the Department of States Web site at:

Public comment on the proposal will be accepted through February 16, 2024. Please direct all public comments on this rule proposal to:

New Jersey Division of Elections
ATTN: Donna Barber
PO Box 304
Trenton, NJ 08625-0304


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