2006 California Election Calendar

  • Errata (PDF | WORD) September 20, 2005
  • Errata #2 (PDF | WORD) September 27, 2005
  • Errata #3 (PDF | WORD) February 1, 2006
  • Errata #4 (PDF | WORD) February 3, 2006
  • Errata #5 (PDF | WORD) February 8, 2006
  • Errata #6 (PDF | WORD) February 24, 2006

Preface and Table of Contents (PDF | WORD)

Section 1: Party Qualification/Qualification for Office (PDF | WORD)

  • Qualification of Political Party
  • Candidate Qualifications and Information for Partisan Offices

Section 2: Nominations (PDF | WORD)

  • Party Affiliation of Candidates for Partisan Office
  • Petition in Lieu of Filing Fee
  • Petition in Lieu of Filing Fee and/or Nomination Paper
  • Pre-Campaign Candidate Intention Requirements

Section 3: Candidate Filing Information (PDF | WORD)

  • Candidate Filing Fees and Sponsor Signatures
  • Candidates Filing Dates - Primary June 6, 2006
  • Candidates Filing Dates - General November 7, 2006
  • Notes
  • Signatures in Lieu of Filing Fees 2006 (EXCEL)

Section 4: Write-In Candidates (PDF | WORD)

  • Qualifications
  • Votes Required for Nomination - Statewide and Board of Equalization
  • Votes Required for Nomination - Congress
  • Votes Required for Nomination - State Senate
  • Votes Required for Nomination - State Assembly

Section 5: The Primary Election - June 6, 2006 (PDF)

  • Summary of Primary Election Calendar (WORD)
  • Calendar for the Direct Primary Election (WORD)

Section 6: Supreme and Appellate Court (PDF | WORD)

  • Justices of the Supreme Court
  • Justices of the Courts of Appeal

Section 7: Independent Candidates (PDF | WORD)

  • Qualifications
  • Signature Requirements for Statewide and Board of Equalization
  • Signature Requirements for US Representative in Congress
  • Signature Requirements for State Senate
  • Signature Requirements for State Assembly

Section 8: The General Election -- November 7, 2006 (PDF)

  • Summary of General Election Calendar (WORD)
  • Calendar for the General Election (WORD)

Section 10: Political Subdivisions (PDF | WORD)

  • Political Subdivisions by County
  • Counties within Congressional Districts
  • Counties within State Senate Districts
  • Counties within Assembly Districts
  • Counties within Equalization and Courts of Appeal Districts
  • County Combinations of Assembly, Congressional, Senate, Equalization and Appellate Districts

Section 11: Calendars (PDF | WORD)

  • 2005 Calendar
  • 2006 Calendar
  • 2007 Calendar