The general election is Nov 3, 2020
Kansas, here’s all the info you need to know!

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Important Dates to know, Kansas!

New Voter Registration Deadline

Fri Oct 30, 2020

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

Online by Tue Oct 13, 2020

Early Voting

Tue Jul 21, 2020
Mon Nov 2, 2020

Can I Vote by Mail? (Absentee)

Mon Nov 2, 2020
Fri Oct 30, 2020

Any registered voter may apply for an absentee ballot and vote by mail.

Am I eligible to register to vote?

You are eligible to vote in Kansas if you:
  • Are a U.S citizen
  • Are a resident of Kansas
  • Are at least 18 years old by Election Day
  • Live in the precinct where you vote for at least 21 days prior to the election
You are NOT eligible to vote in Kansas if:
  • You have been legally declared "mentally incompetent" by a court
  • You are registered to vote in another state
Restorative Requirements
  • You are a convicted felon involving moral turpitude, unless your voting rights have been restored.
You may preregister to vote in Kansas
  • if you will be 18 by Election Day
Service members and their dependents may register and request a ballot using the federal voter registration/ballot request form ("FPCA"). You will have the following identification options when completing the form:
  • U.S. State or Territory or District Issued ID
  • Option to Indicate that you do not have the Requested ID
  • Last 4 Digits of your Social Security Number
U.S. citizens living abroad have the right to vote as absentee voters, provided they are eligible to vote in their state. If you are living outside of the U.S. permanently, indefinitely, or temporarily, your voting rights stay with you, even if you never voted when you lived in the U.S. To vote from overseas:
  • Complete and send an overseas voter registration/ballot request form to your election office in the U.S. This is one specific form that will register you as an overseas voter and request your absentee ballot – simultaneously.

Can I vote if I have a record?

Individuals convicted of a felony are ineligible to vote while incarcerated, on parole, or on probation. Voting rights are automatically restored upon completion of all supervised release. Ex-offenders should re-register to vote.

I am a college student. Where do I register to vote?

Students who lived in Kansas prior to attending school and who wish to establish or keep their Kansas voting residency (i.e., at their parents’ Kansas address) should have no problem doing so, unless they have already registered to vote in another state. Students who intend to make their school address their principal home should have no trouble establishing voting residency in Kansas.

Will I need ID?

To register to vote in Kansas you should provide one of the following:
  • Your Kansas Driver's License Number
  • Your Kansas ID Number
If you do not have these IDs, you may provide:
  • The Last Four Digits of your Social Security Number
To register to vote in Kansas, you must also have proof of US citizenship. You can use any ID from this list:
  • Consular report of Birth Abroad of a US Citizen
  • Bureau of Indian Affairs card number, Tribal Treaty card number or Tribal Enrollment number
  • Final Adoption Decree showing US Birthplace
  • Other proof of US Citizenship issued by the Federal Government
  • Certified Copy of Naturalization Document
  • Number of the Certificate of Naturalization
  • Certificate of Report of Birth issued by US Department of State
  • Birth Certificate
  • Citizenship Certificate
  • Valid US Passport
  • US hospital record of birth created at the time of birth showing birth in the US
  • Expired US Passport
  • A Driver's License or Non-Driver's ID that clearly indicates that the holder has provided satisfactory Proof of Citizenship
  • American Indian Card, with KIC classification, issued by the US Department of Homeland Security
  • Military Record of Service showing place of birth
In Kansas, you need to show a valid ID to vote. You can use any ID from this list:
  • Valid US Passport
  • Valid Government Employee ID
  • Public Assistance ID
  • Valid Military ID
  • Valid Kansas Driver's License
  • Valid Student ID
  • License to Carry Concealed Weapon or Firearm
  • Valid Kansas Non-driver's ID
  • Valid Tribal ID

The info on this page is for:

Kansas Voter Info

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