Steuben County Board of Elections Statement On Electioneering

October 26, 2016

BATH, NY – The Steuben County Board of Elections has issued the following statement:

The NO Campaign signs located outside the election poll site(s) are a reminder, that campaigning/electioneering is not allowed within a 100’ of the poll site by NYS Election Law 8-104. This includes any buttons, hats, pins, or clothing that could be associated with a political campaign or party. If someone parks within the 100’ mark of a poll site and there are political bumper stickers, signs, etc. on the vehicle they may be asked to move the vehicle outside the 100’. Candidates are also not allowed to speak with voters within that 100’ mark.

If you have any questions in regards to campaigning please contact your board of election.