2014 Missouri Election Calendar

Official
Election Day

Style of Election

Last Day to Register to Vote

First Day for
Candidate Filing

Last Day for
Candidate Filing

Final Certification Date

February 4, 2014

Bond elections may be held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in February but no other issue shall be included on the ballot for such election.

January 8, 2014

October 15, 2013
[Jurisdictions in
Kansas City begin filing
October 22, 2013]

November 19, 2013

 

November 26, 2013

 

March 4, 2014
 (see local charter)

Charter cities and charter counties ONLY

February 5, 2014

November 12, 2013
[Jurisdictions in
Kansas City begin filing November 19, 2013]

December 17, 2013

December 24, 2013

April 8, 2014

General Municipal Election Day

March 12, 2014

December 17, 2013
[Jurisdictions in
Kansas City begin filing December 24, 2013]

January 21, 2014

January 28, 2014

August 5, 2014

Primary Election

July 9, 2014

February 25, 2014

March 25, 2014

 

May 27, 2014

 

November 4, 2014

 

General Election

 

October 8, 2014

July 15, 2014*
[Jurisdictions in
Kansas City begin filing
July 22, 2014]

 

August 19, 2014*

 

August 26, 2014

The final date for new party and independent candidates to submit their petitions to the Secretary of State is 5:00 p.m., July 28, 2014. Independent candidates for county offices and those wishing to form a new party within a county must submit their petition to the local election authority (county clerk or election board) by 5:00 p.m., July 28, 2014. (115.329.1, RSMo).

Official Election Day -- §§ 115.121, 115.123 2.  Style of Election -- §§ 115.121, 115.123 3. Last Day to Register -- § 115.135.1
4. First Day to File -- §§ 115.127.5, 115.329.1, 115.349.2, 115. 5. Last Day to File -- §§ 115.127.5, 115.329.1, 115.349.1
6. Final Certification Date -- §§ 115.125, 115.387, 115.401, 116.240

*Opening and closing of filing for jurisdictions authorized to elect directors in November, such as 911 & Emergency Services directors.
 [Bracketed dates apply to any jurisdiction partially or wholly located in Kansas City, Missouri.]