No State has witness requirements for the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA); however, the territory of Puerto Rico does. A witness may be required if a voter receives assistance when completing the form.
The following States/territory have witnessing requirements for the Federal Write-in Absentee Ballot (FWAB):
- Alabama (2 witnesses)
- Alaska (1 witness)
- Virginia (1 witness)
- Wisconsin (1 witness)
- Puerto Rico (1 witness)
Any required witness must sign in the witness section of the Voter's Declaration/Affirmation. To learn more, please refer to the State and territory information in the Voting Assistance Guide.