Certification by Secretary of State
The Secretary of State shall certify the names of the persons indorsed in the petitions filed in his or her office to the clerks of counties. In the case of candidates for offices other than federal office, the Secretary of State shall also transmit this information to the Election Law Enforcement Commission in the form and manner prescribed by the commission and shall notify the commission immediately upon the withdrawal of a petition of nomination. N.J.S.A. 19:23-21
Democratic and Republican Delegate Selection Plans
Pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 19:24-2, attached are copies of the applicable Democratic and Republican party rules governing the delegate selection process. Please note there are provisions in both selection plans regarding uncommitted delegates. There are also provisions regarding ballot construction.
Please direct any questions you may have to the State Committee headquarters of either party. The State Committees may be contacted as follows: