Can students work at the polls?

Yes, students of good standing who are 17 years of age or older may serve as clerks or machine operators. Students must complete and submit the Student Authorization Form. The form must be signed by both the school and the student's parent/guardian prior to the election.

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1. What are the duties of a poll worker?
2. How many poll workers are needed at each polling place?
3. What is the time commitment?
4. What are the benefits to being a poll worker?
5. Are poll workers paid?
6. Am I eligible to be a poll worker?
7. How do I apply?
8. What happens if no one runs as an election official or if an elected poll worker resigns?
9. Do poll workers receive training?
10. Can students work at the polls?
11. Can a committee person serve as an election official?