NOTICE OF ELECTION 2012 REGULAR GENERAL ELECTION
NOTICE OF ELECTION
2012 REGULAR GENERAL ELECTION
I, Robert P. Pero, County Clerk-Auditor of Carbon County, State
of Utah, in accordance with Utah Code Section 20A-5-101 do hereby give
notice of offices for which candidates are to be elected and ballot
propositions qualified for the ballot as of this date at the upcoming
General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2012.
President and Vice-President for a four (4) year term.
U. S. Senate. One Senator for a six (6) year term.
U. S. House of Representatives. One Representative for a two (2)
year term in the Third U. S. Congressional District consisting of
Carbon, Emery, Grand, Salt Lake, San Juan, Utah, and Wasatch Counties.
State Executive. Each of the following positions will be elected
for a four (4) year term:
(2) Lieutenant Governor
(3) Attorney General
(4) State Auditor
(5) State Treasurer
State Senate. One member for a four (4) year term from District
Twenty-Seven (27) located in Carbon, Emery, Grand, San Juan, Utah, and
State House of Representatives. One member of the Utah House of
Representatives for a two (2) year term from State House District
Number Sixty-Nine to include all of Carbon County.
Local Board of Education. One (1) member for a four (4) year
term from each of the following local school districts: District No.
1; District No. 2; and District No. 3. District No. 1 to include
Scofield, Pleasant Valley, East Helper, West Helper, and Spring Glen.
District No. 2 to include Fairgrounds, South County, Carbonville,
Westwood, and Miller Creek Special. District No. 3 to include Indian
Hills, East Price, South Price, and Central Price.
Court of Appeals. There will be an unopposed retention election
for one (1) Court of Appeals Judge, provided that the incumbent whose
term is expiring files during the filing period.
One (1) County Commissioner for a term of four (4) years.
As of the date of this notice, the Lieutenant Governor is not
aware of any ballot propositions to be posted on the 2012 general
MASTER BALLOT POSITION LIST, RANDOM SELECTION, PROCEDURES
In accordance with Utah Code Section 20A-6-305, Utah Lieutenant
Governor Greg Bell hereby establishes the Master Ballot Position List,
establishes written procedures for election officials to use the
Master Ballot Position List, establishes written procedures for the
Lieutenant Governor in conducting the randomization in a fair manner,
and provides a record of the random selection process used.
Master Ballot Position List.
Written procedures for election officials to use the master
ballot position list. In accordance with Utah Code Section 20A-6-305,
election officers shall use the master ballot position list for the
current year and the next year (2012-2013) to determine the order in
which to list candidates on the ballot for any election held during
To determine the order in which to list candidates on the ballot,
the election officer shall apply the randomized alphabet using: the
candidate's surname; for candidates with a surname that has the same
spelling, the candidate's given name; the surname of the president and
the surname of the governor for an election for the offices of
president and vice president and governor and lieutenant governor; if
the ballot provides for a ticket or a straight party ticket, the name
of the registered political party. This does not apply to an election
for an office for which only one candidate is listed on the ballot or
a judicial retention election under Section 20A-12-201.
Written procedures for the Lieutenant Governor in conducting the
randomization in a fair manner and record of the random selection
process used. In accordance with Utah Code Section 20A-6-305, the
Lieutenant Governor's Office conducted the randomization process by
utilizing the randomization function in Microsoft Excel. The
randomization was done in the presence of multiple witnesses, each of
who was affiliated with a different political party.
2012 FILING FEES
U. S. Senate $1,305.00
U. S. House of Representatives $435.00
Lieutenant Governor $509.20
Attorney General $509.20
State Treasurer $509.20
State Auditor $509.20
Utah Senator $29.20
Utah House of Representatives $14.60
County Commissioner $251.28
Local Board of Education $25.00
All dates for filing for these offices are to begin on Friday,
March 9, 2012 and ends at 5:00 p.m., Thursday, March 15, 2012 at the
office of the Carbon County Clerk, Courthouse Building, 120 East Main,
Price Utah. All National, State, and Local offices are required to
file at the office of the Lieutenant Governor, State Capitol Building,
Salt Lake City Utah, on the same dates or in the County Clerk's office
in their county of residence.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and seal of
Carbon County, State of Utah at Price, Utah, this 10th day of
s/ ROBERT P. PERO
CARBON COUNTY CLERK-AUDITOR
Published in the Sun Advocate February 14, 2012.
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