Form No. 2-B Prescribed by Secretary of State (06-10)
DECLARATION OF CANDIDACY
PARTY PRIMARY ELECTION
For State Office (other than Governor/Lieutenant Governor and Supreme Court)
To be filed with the Secretary of State not later than 4 p.m. of the 90
day before the primary election.
Revised Code 3513.05, .07, .08, .09, .10, .191, 3501.38
NOTE – THE CANDIDATE MUST FILL IN, SIGN AND DATE THE STATEMENT OF CANDIDACY
BEFORE PETITIONS ARE CIRCULATED
I, __________________________________, the undersigned, hereby declare under penalty of
(Name of Candidate)
election falsification that my voting residence address is________________________________,
(Street and Number, if any, or Rural Route Number)
________________________________, Ohio ____________, and I am a qualified elector.
(City or Village)
I further declare that I desire to be a candidate for nomination to the office of _______________
______________________ as a member of the _____________________________Party for the:
full term or
unexpired term ending _________________________, at the primary
(Fill in the appropriate date)
election to be held on the ___________ day of ____________________, _________.
I further declare that, if elected to this office or position, I will qualify therefor, and that I will
support and abide by the principles enunciated by the ______________________ Party.
Dated this ______ day of _______________________, _________.
(Signature of Candidate)
WHOEVER COMMITS ELECTION FALSIFICATION IS GUILTY OF A FELONY OF THE FIFTH DEGREE
PETITION FOR CANDIDATE
(This petition shall be circulated only by a member of the same political party as stated above by the candidate)
We, the undersigned, qualified electors of the State of Ohio, whose voting residence is in the county,
city, village, or township set opposite our names, and members of the _________________ Party,
hereby certify that ____________________________, whose declaration of candidacy is filed
(Name of Candidate)
herewith, is in our opinion, well qualified to perform the duties of the office or position to which the
person desires to be elected.
Signatures on this petition should be from only one county and must be written in ink. Signatures on this
petition shall be of persons who are of the same political party as stated above by the candidate.
ADDRESS STREET AND