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Feb. 20: Deadline to Register for 2024 Presidential Preference Primary


RENO COUNTY, Kan. — In 2023, the Kansas Legislature authorized the state-run Presidential Preference Primary, which had only been used in Kansas in 1980 and 1992.

This election is nontraditional — the timelines and statutes governing this election vary from a normal primary or general election.

Only registered Democratic and Republican parties will receive a ballot to participate in the PPP Election. Any registered voter who has not declared a party affiliation prior to the election must make such a declaration at the polling place, and vote in the presidential preference primary.


Feb. 20: Deadline to register to vote or update voter registration information or change party affiliation

Feb. 20: Last day to apply for an advance voting mail ballot

Feb. 28: First day of advance voting. Advance ballots by mail are transmitted. In-person advance voting may begin

March 18: In-person advance voting ends at 12:00 p.m.

March 19: Presidential Preference Primary Election. (All advance ballots must be received by close of polls)

Preview Sample Ballot and Voter Registration Information and your voting location

For more information visit Upcoming Elections | Reno County, KS – Official Website (