The duties of the State Board of Elections are to guide and enforce Federal and State
laws governing all elections conducted within the state. In addition to ensuring these
laws are enforced, the State Board of Elections is responsible for implementing policies
and procedures to ensure these laws are adhered to in a collective and effective manner.
More information on the various laws, polices, and procedures is provided below.
NOTICE: By order of the State Board on December 22, 2011 as a result of the Arizona
Free Enterprise Club’s Freedom Club PAC v. Bennett, 131 S.Ct. 2806
(2011) ruling by the United States Supreme Court, the matching funds and reporting
provisions as to public financing of appellate judicial races as set out in GS
163-278.66(a) and GS 163-278.67 are no longer implemented.