Tuesday is the deadline to register to vote in the Feb. 5 California primary.
Registration forms are available at libraries, post offices, fire stations, city halls and the Department of Motor Vehicles. Voters can register online at the Secretary of State's Web site.
Vote-by-mail ballots can be requested until Jan. 29.
"Decline to state" voters can request a ballot, either at the polls or by mail, for either the Democratic or American Independent parties. Information on how to request a ballot by mail is included in the sample ballot.