Summary of Precinct Committee Person (PCP) changes from the 2019 Oregon Legislative session

  • Eliminates gender identity.
  • One PCP for every 250 voters, with a minimum of 2 PCP's per precinct.
  • Date to calculate number of PCP's per precinct is 251 days before the primary election. (September 11, 2019)
  • First day to file is 250 days before the primary election. (September 30, 2019 this year only, due to when the law goes into effect.)
  • Person can file in their resident precinct, or adjacent precinct, or any precinct in their State Representative district, within the same county.
  • Write-in votes will only be tallied if declaration or nomination forms have been filed by the deadline.
  • A minimum of 3 votes is still required to be elected.

Updated 9/11/2019: PCP Calculation Precinct Committee calculation for May 2020 Election (40.95 KB)

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New Forms - available from the Oregon Secretary of State's website on Sept. 27, 2019.
https://sos.oregon.gov/elections/Pages/electionforms.aspx

SEL 105 Candidate Filing Form

  • Deadline to file: March 10, 2020 5 p.m.
  • Must be a member of stated party at least 180 days prior to the filing deadline, per ORS 249.046. (September 12, 2019)
  • Certificate of election will be issued.

SEL 105D Write-in Candidate Declaration 

  • Deadline to file: May 19, 2020 8 p.m.
  • Must be a member of stated party at least 180 days prior to the primary election, per ORS 248.015(4). (November 21, 2019)
  • No write-in acceptance form will be issued, as candidate has attested they will serve if elected. Certificate of Election will be issued, if elected.

SEL 105N Write-in Candidate Nomination 

  • Deadline to file: May 19, 2020 8 p.m.
  • Must be a member of stated party at least 180 days prior to the primary election, per ORS 248.015(4). (November 21, 2019)
  • Candidate will be sent a write-in acceptance form, if elected. If acceptance form is received by deadline, certificate of election will be issued.
  • Nominator and candidate must be a member of the same party and the same State Representative district, within the same county.