Who  Can  Sign  the  Petition?

  • Voters  must  be  registered  in  the  county  designated  for  the  given   petition.   • Circulators  should  not  sign  their  own  petition  (such  a  signature  would   not  be  valid).   • Only  registered  Ohio  voters  should  sign  the  petition.  This  includes  new   registrants  with  completed  registration  form.     Information  for  Circulators:   • A  circulator  must  be  a  U.S.  citizen.   • A  circulator  cannot  have  a  felony  conviction  for  which  s/he  is  still  on   probation.   • FEO  is  only  asking  individuals  18  years  of  age  or  older  to  circulate   petitions.   • You  are  not  required  to  be  a  registered  voter  to  circulate  petitions.   • Someone  from  another  state  is  legally  permitted  to  circulate  a  petition   • Each  signature  must  be  witnessed  by  the  circulator.   • You  must  complete  the  Statement  of  Solicitor  Page.   • Circulators  should  ask  every  person  to  print  legibly  and  sign  their   name.   • Signer  should  complete  all  fields,  except  Ward/Precinct,  which  is  not   required.   • If  anything  other  than  the  signature  is  missing,  circulator  may  fill  in  the   appropriate  information.   • Signer  is  to  put  the  address  at  which  s/he  is  registered.    No  PO  Boxes.   • Signature  must  be  in  ink.    FEO  recommends  blue  or  black  ink.   • Registration  forms  must  be  submitted  within  10  days.  (Include  the   completed  registration  forms  with  petitions.)    

   

 

 

For more information contact: Ohio Unity Coalition 1-888-614-0844 Visit: www.fairelectionsohio.com