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June 7, 2022 California Primary Election

Candidate filing begins; January 3, 2022 and ends March 11, 2022.

Signatures in lieu of filing fee; January 3, 2022 and ends February 9, 2022.

Nominations and Declarations of Candidacy period; February 14, 2022 and ends March 11, 2022.

 

Federal and State Legislative Offices

Contest Incumbent Filing Fee (1% of salary) Nomination Signatures
U.S. Senator (remainder of current term) Alex Padilla (D) $3,480.00 65-100
U.S. Senator (6-year term beginning January 3, 2023) Alex Padilla (D) $3,480.00 65-100
U.S. Representative in Congress 18th District   $1,740.00 40-60
U.S. Representative in Congress 19th District   $1,740.00 40-60
Member of the Assembly 28th District   $1,197.02 40-60
Member of the Assembly 29th District   $1,197.02 40-60
Member of the Assembly 30th District   $1,197.02 40-60

 

State Constitutional Officers - 4-year terms

Office Incumbent Filing Fee (2% of salary) Nomination Signatures
Governor Gavin Newsom (D) $4,371.12 65-100
Lieutenant Governor Eleni Kounalakis (D)  $3,278.34 65-100
Attorney General Rob Bonta (D) $3,796.82 65-100
Controller Betty Yee (D) $3,496.86 65-100
Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara (D) $3,496.86 65-100
Secretary of State Shirley Weber (D) $3,278.34 65-100
State Treasurer Fiona Ma (D) $3,496.86 65-100
Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond (NP) $3,796.82 65-100
State Board of Equalization, District 2 Malia Cohen (D) $1,639.17 40-60

 

Local Nonpartisan Offices - Click here for Office Requirements

Contest Incumbent Filing Fee (1% of salary) Signatures in Lieu of Fee* Cost of 200 Word Candidate Statement (estimated)
Superior Court Judge John Gallagher $2,146.01 4,369 $5,471.42
Superior Court Judge Timothy Volkmann $2,146.01 4,369 $5,471.42
Superior Court Judge Jerry Vinluan $2,146.01 4,369 $5,471.42
Superior Court Judge Rebecca Connolly $2,146.01 4,369 $5,471.42
County Supervisor - 3rd District Ryan Coonerty $1,347.00 1,608 $1,335.41
County Supervisor - 4th District Greg Caput $1,347.38 1,087 $1,006.76
Assessor-Recorder Sean Saldavia $2,430.20 4,995 $5,471.42
Auditor-Controller-Treasurer-Tax Collector Edith Driscoll $2,299.12 5,087 $5,471.42
County Clerk Tricia Webber $1,812.72 3,690 $5,471.42
County Superintendent of Schools Faris Sabbah $2,150.00 4,377 $5,471.42
District Attorney – Public Administrator Jeff Rosell $2,905.92 5,916 $5,471.42
Sheriff-Coroner Jim Hart $2,825.16 5,751 $5,471.42

*Based on prorated amount set forth in SB594.