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FLATHEAD COUNTY GOVERNMENT NOTICE OF METHOD OF COUNTING BALLOTS, VOTING SYSTEM EXHIBITION, DIAGRAMS AND VOTING INSTRUCTIONS, SAMPLE BALLOT. Statement for the June 2, 2020 Primary Election | Your Ballot Must Be Received by 8pm June 2, 2020 For this Election only: All polling locations, with the exception of the Flathead County Election office, will be closed on Election Day as we work to keep our citizens sate while protecting your right to vote. Notice of Voting System Exhibition and Ballot Layout: Please note that the county's AutoMark voting system is on public exhibition at 40 11th Street West #230, Kalispel, Montana through June 2, 2020. The DS850 Central Scanner and Tabulator will be publicly tested at 2:00 pm on May 26th at 40 11th St w r230, Kalispell MT and will then be on display at the EXPO Building of the Flathead County Fairgrounds at 256 N. Meridian Rd. Kalispell, MT. Please see diagrams of the voting system(s) and ballot arrangement and instructions on voting below. Instructions on How to Vote on an AutoMARK Voting System The AutoMARK is a ballt-marking system that is available for use at the election office during the upcoming election. Its main purpose is to allow voters with disabilities and other special needs to mark a ballot privately and independently. 1 Intorm the election jdor at the election oftice that you wish to vote Connection tor Sip n Put personal devioe using the AutoMARK You will be issued a regular bailot Insert the ballot (with stub removed) into the balict feed tray on the 11. Aber you have completed your selections, the AutoMARK wil 10. Make your selections by using the touch-screen capability, or by using the keypad tront of the machine 4. The screen wil display instructions and the balot choices. S The following helptul options are available 6 Change contrant and font sin for adability 7. Audio headohones & Bralle keypad confem your selecions on the screen, and by audio t you select the audio option 12. Ater veritying your selections, the AutoMARK wil mark and print your ballot 13. Return the mared ballot to the election judge 14. Hyou need assistance anytime during the process, simply request it. Notice of Method of Counting Ballots for the June 2, 2020 Primary Election Mai balos for the June 2, 2020 Primary Election will be removed trom their secrecy envelopes starting at d am on Thursday, May 28, 2020 at the Expo Bulding of the Ruhead County Fairground. 256 N. Meridan Rd. Kalispel. Votes will be publicty counted beginning at 8 am on Monday, June 1, 2000 at the Expo Building of the Rathead Couty Fairgrounds as specifled in 13-15- 201, MCA, by a 0S 850 Central Scanner and Tabulator. Vote counting procedunes are open to public observation. Any person observing the procedures of the count must complete and sign an afemation stating. "will not discuss the results of the early counting of votes at any time prior to the closing of the pols on election day, "and is subject te 13-35-241, MCA 13-85-241. Reisase of vote tally - penaity (1) A person may not make public the results of a vote taly tom a precinet unti ater the pols close as provided in 13-1-106. (2a) A person who knowingly vioates subsection (1) stall be imprisoned in the state prison tor a term not to excend 2 years or de fed an amount not less ihan $100.00 and not more than $500.00, or beth (0) For the porposes of this section aeowingy has the meaning specified in 45-01 Preliminary results will be posted begining at Bpm on Election Day, Toesday. June 2, 200 at hetpslelectionresuts.mt povi. Accepted provisional balts wil be counted and added to the vote totals at 3pen on Monday. June a. 200 in the Epo Bulding of the Flathead County Fairgrounds, 256 N. Meridian, Kalispel M The Pest Election Audt wil be held at Sam on Monday. June 15 in the Expo Buldng ot the Fatead County Fairgrounds. 256 N Meridian, Kalispel. The County Canvass of the election ail be held at 9:00 am on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 in the Commissioners Chambers at 800 South Main, Kalspel, MT. All of the above are open to the public, It you are interested in observing any ot thtese processes, please call 406-758-2453. Observers wil be required to social-distanoe Montara has an Open Primary. Voters do not pre-egister with a poltical party. Each voter is provided with all three party ballots: Democratic. Green, and Republican. The voter mest choose one party balot to vote. Atached is a sample of the 2000 Demoeratic, Green, and Republican Party Primary balots all on one sample Piease note that the sample balot pictured below contain all contests. Voters ill receive a precinct-specific ballot with only those taces they are eligible to vote in. For more information about which elections you are eligible to vote in or to obtain precinct-specific baliot, contact the County Elections office at 406-758-5535. Pease alse mote that the order candidates are listed on the balot will vary by precinct. a copy of your FLATHEAD COUNTY GOVERNMENT NOTICE OF METHOD OF COUNTING BALLOTS, VOTING SYSTEM EXHIBITION, DIAGRAMS AND VOTING INSTRUCTIONS, SAMPLE BALLOT. Statement for the June 2, 2020 Primary Election | Your Ballot Must Be Received by 8pm June 2, 2020 For this Election only: All polling locations, with the exception of the Flathead County Election office, will be closed on Election Day as we work to keep our citizens sate while protecting your right to vote. Notice of Voting System Exhibition and Ballot Layout: Please note that the county's AutoMark voting system is on public exhibition at 40 11th Street West #230, Kalispel, Montana through June 2, 2020. The DS850 Central Scanner and Tabulator will be publicly tested at 2:00 pm on May 26th at 40 11th St w r230, Kalispell MT and will then be on display at the EXPO Building of the Flathead County Fairgrounds at 256 N. Meridian Rd. Kalispell, MT. Please see diagrams of the voting system(s) and ballot arrangement and instructions on voting below. Instructions on How to Vote on an AutoMARK Voting System The AutoMARK is a ballt-marking system that is available for use at the election office during the upcoming election. Its main purpose is to allow voters with disabilities and other special needs to mark a ballot privately and independently. 1 Intorm the election jdor at the election oftice that you wish to vote Connection tor Sip n Put personal devioe using the AutoMARK You will be issued a regular bailot Insert the ballot (with stub removed) into the balict feed tray on the 11. Aber you have completed your selections, the AutoMARK wil 10. Make your selections by using the touch-screen capability, or by using the keypad tront of the machine 4. The screen wil display instructions and the balot choices. S The following helptul options are available 6 Change contrant and font sin for adability 7. Audio headohones & Bralle keypad confem your selecions on the screen, and by audio t you select the audio option 12. Ater veritying your selections, the AutoMARK wil mark and print your ballot 13. Return the mared ballot to the election judge 14. Hyou need assistance anytime during the process, simply request it. Notice of Method of Counting Ballots for the June 2, 2020 Primary Election Mai balos for the June 2, 2020 Primary Election will be removed trom their secrecy envelopes starting at d am on Thursday, May 28, 2020 at the Expo Bulding of the Ruhead County Fairground. 256 N. Meridan Rd. Kalispel. Votes will be publicty counted beginning at 8 am on Monday, June 1, 2000 at the Expo Building of the Rathead Couty Fairgrounds as specifled in 13-15- 201, MCA, by a 0S 850 Central Scanner and Tabulator. Vote counting procedunes are open to public observation. Any person observing the procedures of the count must complete and sign an afemation stating. "will not discuss the results of the early counting of votes at any time prior to the closing of the pols on election day, "and is subject te 13-35-241, MCA 13-85-241. Reisase of vote tally - penaity (1) A person may not make public the results of a vote taly tom a precinet unti ater the pols close as provided in 13-1-106. (2a) A person who knowingly vioates subsection (1) stall be imprisoned in the state prison tor a term not to excend 2 years or de fed an amount not less ihan $100.00 and not more than $500.00, or beth (0) For the porposes of this section aeowingy has the meaning specified in 45-01 Preliminary results will be posted begining at Bpm on Election Day, Toesday. June 2, 200 at hetpslelectionresuts.mt povi. Accepted provisional balts wil be counted and added to the vote totals at 3pen on Monday. June a. 200 in the Epo Bulding of the Flathead County Fairgrounds, 256 N. Meridian, Kalispel M The Pest Election Audt wil be held at Sam on Monday. June 15 in the Expo Buldng ot the Fatead County Fairgrounds. 256 N Meridian, Kalispel. The County Canvass of the election ail be held at 9:00 am on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 in the Commissioners Chambers at 800 South Main, Kalspel, MT. All of the above are open to the public, It you are interested in observing any ot thtese processes, please call 406-758-2453. Observers wil be required to social-distanoe Montara has an Open Primary. Voters do not pre-egister with a poltical party. Each voter is provided with all three party ballots: Democratic. Green, and Republican. The voter mest choose one party balot to vote. Atached is a sample of the 2000 Demoeratic, Green, and Republican Party Primary balots all on one sample Piease note that the sample balot pictured below contain all contests. Voters ill receive a precinct-specific ballot with only those taces they are eligible to vote in. For more information about which elections you are eligible to vote in or to obtain precinct-specific baliot, contact the County Elections office at 406-758-5535. Pease alse mote that the order candidates are listed on the balot will vary by precinct. a copy of your