|TERM||4 Years (2015-2019)|
|PETITIONS||Available from the Dept. of State|
|FORMAT||3 males/ 3females|
|FILINGS||FILE WITH DOS|
|CANDIDATE RULES||Typical/ county resident|
|FINANCE RULES||Typical/ file with state/ copy local VR office|
|DEPT OF STATE CONTACT||717-787-5280 / www.dos.state.pa.us|
There are no prohibitions for county employees except those in the Election Bureaus. There are no prohibitions for state employees except those in the judiciary. There are no prohibitions for most federal employees except in the judiciary. The Hatch Act does have exceptions for non partisan elections which this is technically. Any government employee who plans to run should consult their employee handbook, talk to their union representative or speak to their supervisor.