These guides were developed in an effort to provide answers to questions frequently asked to the Alameda County Registrar of Voters office concerning county, school districts, special districts, and local judicial offices. It is for general information only and does not have the force and effect of law, regulation or rule. In case of conflict, the law, regulation or rule will apply. Persons using these guide must bear full responsibility to make their own determinations as to all legal standards and duties. For information on city issues please contact your City Clerk.