GEC: In Office Voting Resumes Friday

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Guam – As the General Election draws near, the Guam Election Commission (GEC) continues to meet almost every week in an effort to address and resolve issues relative to the election process. In continuing the need to finalize certain issues, the GEC has scheduled its next meeting for 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 6.

IN OFFICE VOTING:

* In-Office (Early) Voting for the General Election will begin on Friday, October 1, 2010 and will end on Monday, November 1, 2010. The GEC will be conducting In-Office (Early) Voting from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9:00 a.m. to 12noon on Saturdays.

All voters wishing to participate in this process are asked to bring a valid Photo I.D.

For more information on this Press Release, you may call GEC Executive Director John F. Blas at (671) 477-9791-4, or send an email to director@gec.guam.gov

 

VOTER REGISTRATION:

In preparation for the upcoming General Election scheduled for Tuesday, November 2, 2010, the Guam Election Commission (GEC) announces that voter registration is ongoing. Individuals who are eligible, may register either at the GEC Office, or with a Duly Deputized Volunteer Registrar.

*For those individuals who meet the eligibility requirements and have not yet registered, the GEC advises that the deadline to register to vote in the upcoming General Election is Friday, October 22.

*The District Registration Program is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, October 12, 2010. Voter Registration will be conducted at all Village Mayor’s offices (except Hagåtña) Monday through Friday (excluding weekends and holidays) from October 12-22, 2010 between the hours of 4:00 p.m. and
8:00 p.m., and at the GEC Office from 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.

*To register, you MUST be a U.S. Citizen, eighteen (18) years of age, not committed under a sentence of imprisonment, nor confined to a mental institution, nor judicially declared insane, and must be a resident of Guam for at least thirty (30) days.

*You will need to bring either of the following documents to register: a U.S. Passport; Certificate of U.S. Citizenship; or Certificate of Naturalization alone is sufficient. If you do not have either of these documents, please provide the Registrar with an original or certified copy of your Birth Certificate and a valid Photo I.D (i.e. Drivers License, Guam I.D., etc.).