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Upcoming Election Dates

 

Year

 

Type of Election

 

Date

2020   School and Special District Elections   May 5th
2020   Federal Primary   June 2nd
2020   Federal General   November 3rd

 

2020 ELECTION CYCLE

Nominations OPEN: January 9, 2020 *** Nominations CLOSE: March 9, 2020

Close of Reg. Primary:   May 4, 2020   *** Primary Election Day: June 2, 2020

Close of Reg. General: October 5, 2020 ** General Election Day: November 3, 2020

OFFICE                                                                                                   TERM

Hill County Commissioner-District 1                                    6 yrs                                *Incumbent- Michael Wendland

Hill County Clerk of Court-                                                      4 yrs                               *Incumbent Kathie Vigliotti

Supt of School (Special Form)                                         2 yr unexpired term                  *Incumbent Marie Deegan – Appointed 8/2019

County Public Administrator                                         2 yr unexpired term                    *Maggie Big Leggins Appointed 12/5/2019

 Precinct Committeemen and Committeewomen           2 yrs                                    

 * Hill County Conservation District(NP)                    4yrs                                                                                                    

 *At Large Tom Jurenka                                                                                                                                                             *At Large Shawn Nystrom

                                                                               

                                                                                                              

LOCAL STATE OFFICES:

File with…..  Secretary of State, P.O. Box 202801, Helena, MT 59620             Phone:(406) 444-4732 

*Online Candidate Filing Services are available to file at: https://app.mt.gov/filing/

*District 12 Judge                           4 year unexpired term                                                  *Incumbent Kaydee Snipes-Ruiz Appointed 11/2018

*Senate District 16 and 17-        4 year term                                                                          *SD 16- Frank Smith, SD 17- Mike Lang

 *House District 27, 28, 32, and 33 -  2 year term                                                       HD 27- Joshua Kassmier, HD 28- Jacob Bachmeier, HD 32- Jonathan Windy Boy, HD 33- Casey Knudsen

 

 

 

If you are interested in being an Election Judge, please contact our office at 265-5481  x2323.

A complete listing of Offices, Terms, Filing Fees and Salaries is available in the Clerk & Recorders Office.

Senate and House District seats must be filed through the Secretary of State's Office. Candidates filing for local positions, such as City, County, and Special District seats, must file through the Hill County Clerk and Recorder's Office.

Each candidate for office must affirm when filing that they meet (or will meet within constitutional and statutory deadlines) the qualifications prescribed by the Constitution and laws of the United States and the State of Montana.

Candidates should refer to the Commissioner of Political Practice for candidate financial reporting information and forms to ensure their name appears on the ballot.

DESIGNATED POLLING PLACES - HILL COUNTY MONTANA
PCT POLLING PLACE ADDRESS HOUSE DISTRICT SENATE DISTRICT WARD
1 Havre High School - Gym 900 18th Street, Havre MT  59501 28 14 3
2 St. Jude's Parish Center 440 7th Ave, Havre   MT   59501 28 14 4
3 Havre Middle School - Gym 1441 11th Street West, Havre  MT 59501 28 14 2
7 Havre High School - Gym 900 18th Street, Havre   MT  59501 28 14 1
8 Havre High School - Gym 900 18th Street, Havre   MT  59501 28 14 1
9 Havre High School - Gym 900 18th Street, Havre   MT  59501 28 14 3
10 St. Jude's Parish Center 440 7th Ave, Havre   MT   59501 28 14 4
13 Havre Middle School - Gym 1441 11th Street West, Havre   MT   59501 28 14 2
14 St. Jude's Parish Center 440 7th Ave, Havre   MT   59501 32 16 -
15 Havre Middle School - Gym 1441 11th Street West, Havre  MT 59501 27 14 -
16 Havre Middle School - Gym 1441 11th Street West, Havre  MT 59501 28 14 -
18 Box Elder School 205 Main Street, Box Elder, MT 59521 32 16 -
20 Hi-Line Community Center 502 5th Street, Hingham, MT 59528 27 14 -
21 Hi-Line Community Center 502 5th Street, Hingham, MT 59528 27 14 -
22 Hi-Line Community Center 502 5th Street, Hingham, MT 59528 27 14 -
25 St. Jude's Parish Center 440 7th Ave, Havre   MT   59501 33 17 -
28 Chippewa Cree Wellness Center 646 Clinic Road East, Rocky Boy Reservation, Box Elder, MT 59521 32 16 -
 

2019 PRECINCT MAP

 

SATELLITE VOTING OFFICE AT- FOYER OF THE KENAWASH BUILDING - 8294 Upper Box Elder Rd

Voter Registration Application

Absentee Ballot Application

BIPA form Oct 2019 PDF

To vote in Hill County, Montana, you must be:

    • 18 or older on or before the next election.
    • A citizen of the United States.
    • A Montana resident for at least 30 days.
    • Registered as required by law.

Register to vote by completing and signing a Voter Registration Application and returning it in person or by mail to the Hill County Clerk and Recorder's Office, 315 4th St, Havre, MT 59501

You cannot vote if you:

    • Are a convicted felon currently serving a sentence in a penal institution.
    • Have been judged in a court of law to be of unsound mind.

The deadline for regular registration is 30 days before any election. If you miss that deadline, late registration is available at the election office

Military and Overseas Voters

Military and Overseas Citizens are afforded special voting privileges under the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA).

UOCAVA voters include:

    • Members of the Uniformed Services or Merchant Marine on active duty
    • Spouses or depedents of members of the Uniformed Services or Merchant Marine on active duty
    • U.S. citizens residing outside of the U.S.

To let us know you are a UOCAVA voter, register and request your absentee ballot with the Federal Post Card Application.

UOCAVA voters can:

  1. Request your absentee ballot be sent to you by email, fax or regular mail.

2. Receive your ballot early - absentee ballots are mailed 45 days before an election  to UOCAVA voters. (All other absentee ballots are mailed 20-25 days before an election.)

3. Access and mark your absentee ballot online with Montana's Electronic Absentee System.

4.Return your absentee ballot by email, fax or regular mail.

For more information on UOCAVA voting, contact us, visit the state's website for UOCAVA voters, or visit the Federal Voting Assistance Program's website.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Susan Armstrong, Election Administrator
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  Phone: 406-265-5481 ext 2323
Kaci Hipple, Deputy
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Phone: 406-265-5481 ext 2321
Hill County Courthouse
315 4th Street
Havre, MT 59501

QUICK LINKS

My Voter Page

Montana Secretary of State

Commissioner of Political Practices

Title 13, M.C.A