State Office Recall Petition Process

The recall petition is the procedure by which the people may remove the governor, lieutenant governor, or members of the state legislature from office. You may view and/or print an outline that summarizes the statutes and regulations as well as to view sample pages and the number of signatures required. This information, and the information contained on this page, should not be considered a substitute for reading the statutes and regulations in their entirety.

Application Process

Recall Petition Booklet Process:

Signature Review Process:

Legal References:

The recall petition procedures appear in Article XI of the Alaska Constitution, Alaska Election Law and the Alaska Administrative Code. Click the below links to view the Alaska Constitution, Alaska statutes and regulations: