About the Bureau of Corporations, Elections and Commissions

IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING STATE GOVERNMENT CLOSURE

In observance of President's Day, all Secretary of State offices will close Monday, February 17, 2020.

The Bureau is responsible for elections, corporations, and a variety of central filing activities. The Bureau has significant contact with the public in many areas including the following:

  1. Conduct of state elections
  2. Corporation filings
  3. Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) filings
  4. Oversight of the Administrative Procedure Act (state agency rule-making)
  5. Recording of appointments to state offices, boards and commissions
  6. Commissioning of Notaries Public

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