Ballot-Absentee for Referendum Authorized to be Held with Less than 3 Weeks Notice

APPLICATION FOR ABSENTEE BALLOT FOR REFERENDUM AUTHORIZED TO BE HELD WITH LESS THAN THREE WEEKS NOTICE ED3-R
 

A Municipal Clerk may only provide an absentee ballot for a referendum held with less than three weeks notice to an elector who applies in person at the Office of the Municipal Clerk or to any one of the following people designated by the elector:

  • A licensed physician, registered or practical nurse or any other peron who is caring for the applicant
  • A member of the applicant's family
  • A Police Officer
  • Registrar of voters or deputy registrar of voters

In filing out the ED3-R the applicant must:

  • State the reason for applying for an absentee ballot
  • State if the ballot is to be given to them personally or to be given to the designee
  • Sign the application-only an original, wet signature will be accepted

If you are designating someone to pick up your ballot you must fill out the right side on the application with:

  • The name and address of the designee
  • If they will be delivering and or returning the ballot
  • How they qualify to be a designee
  • The designee must sign the form

The designee may mail the ballot to you (the elector) and then you may return the ballot by mail or have the designee return the ballot to the Town Clerk’s Office.