* A note about candidacy forms: The notice of candidacy form will be made available two weeks before the filing period. Any notice of candidacy submitted prior to the filing period will be returned, along with the filing fee, to the filer by the board that receives it. Neither the notice of candidacy form nor the filing fee will be held by the board of elections pending the commencement of the filing period. A potential candidate who attempts to file prior to the filing period will have to re-file when the filing period begins.The notice of candidacy form is subject to updates by action of the General Assembly. A notice of candidacy form that does not meet requirements for notice that apply to that filing period will be returned, along with any filing fee, to the filer by the board of elections that receives it. A potential candidate who attempts to file an outdated notice of candidacy form will have to re-file within the filing period.