Maine Revised Statutes

§145. Withdrawal of enrollment

A voter may withdraw the voter's enrollment after 3 months from the date on which the voter enrolled by filing a written request with the registrar. When a voter files an application to withdraw enrollment on the day of a primary election, the application is deemed received the following business day. [2017, c. 248, §3 (AMD).]

1. Candidates for nomination by nomination petition.  If enrolled, candidates for nomination by nomination petition must withdraw their enrollment on or before March 1st of that election year.
[ 1999, c. 426, §8 (AMD) .]
2. Reenrollment after withdrawal.  A voter may not enroll in a different party but may enroll in the same party within 15 days after filing a written request for withdrawal from a party.
[ 2001, c. 310, §9 (AMD) .]
1985, c. 161, §6 (NEW). 1997, c. 436, §§32,33 (AMD). 1999, c. 426, §8 (AMD). 2001, c. 310, §9 (AMD). 2017, c. 248, §3 (AMD).