NOTICE OF ELECTION - 2018 REGULAR GENERAL ELECTION

NOTICE OF ELECTION
2018 REGULAR GENERAL ELECTION

I, Jonathan T. Whittaker, Iron County Clerk, of the State of Utah, in accordance with Utah Code Annotated §20A-5-101, do hereby notify:

1. attached is a list of the offices to be filled at the regular general election to be held in the State of Utah on Tuesday, November 6, 2018;

2. attached is a list of filing fees, and;

3. the Declaration of Candidacy filing period for qualified political party candidates and local school board candidates begins on Friday, March 9, 2018 and ends at 5:00 p.m., Thursday, March 15, 2018, and;

4. the Declaration of Candidacy filing period for justices and judges of a court of record begins Monday, July 2, 2018 and ends at 5:00 p.m., Monday, July 16, 2018, and;

1. FEDERAL

a. U.S. Senate. One (1) Senator for a six (6) year term.

b. U.S. House of Representatives. One (1) Representative for a two (2) year term in each of the following U.S. Congressional Districts:

i. Second District, which consists of Beaver, part of Davis, Garfield, Iron, part of Juab, Kane, Millard, Piute, part of Salt Lake, part of Sanpete, Sevier, Tooele, Washington, and Wayne Counties.

2. STATE

a. State Senate. One (1) member for a four (4) year term from each of the following state senate districts:
i. District Twenty-eight (28), located in Beaver, Iron, and Washington Counties.

b. State House of Representatives. One (1) member of the Utah House of Representatives for a two (2) year term from each of the seventy-five (75) state legislative districts.

i. District 71
ii. District 72

c. Local Boards of Education. Members of the local boards of education should be elected as determined by individual school boards or districts.

i. District 4
ii. District 5

3. JUDICIAL

a. Supreme Court. There will be an unopposed retention election for one (1) Supreme Court Judge, provided that the incumbent whose term is expiring files during the filing period.

b. Court of Appeals. There will be an unopposed retention election for one (1) Court of Appeals Judge, provided that the incumbent whose term is expiring files during the filing period.

c. District Court. There will be a retention election for twenty-four (24) District Court Judges in the following districts, provided that the incumbent(s) whose term is expiring files during the filing period:

i. Fifth District. Three (3) Judges in the Fifth Judicial District, which consists of Beaver, Iron, and Washington Counties.

d. Juvenile Court. There will be a retention election for ten (10) Juvenile Court Judges in the following districts, provided that the incumbent(s) whose term is expiring files during the filing period:

i. Fifth District. Two (2) Judges in the Fifth Judicial District, which consists of Beaver, Iron, and Washington Counties.

4. COUNTY

a. Attorney
b. Auditor
c. Clerk
d. Commission Seat A
e. Commission Seat B
f. Sheriff

5. BALLOT PROPOSITIONS

H.J.R. 7 (2017). Proposal to Amend Utah Constitution – Active Military Property Tax Exemption

6. MASTER BALLOT POSITION LIST

In accordance with Utah Code Annotated §20A-6-305(2), the master ballot position list will be established within 30 days after the March 15, 2018 candidate filing deadline.

2018 FILING FEES

a. U.S. Senate $1,355.00

b. U.S. House of Representatives $485.00

c. Utah State Senate $111.43

d. Utah House of Representatives $80.71

e. State Board of Education $90.95

f. Court of Record Judge or Justice $50.00

g. County Offices ($50 + 0.00125 x term x annual salary)

Attorney $588.51
Auditor $432.62
Clerk $432.62
Commission Seat A $313.74
Commission Seat B $313.74
Sheriff $463.50
Justice Court Judge $25.00 for each judicial office

h. Local Board of Education $50.00

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