Policy Briefs

In support of its mission to improve the absentee voting process for citizens covered under the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA), FVAP tracks and researches policy developments that may have implications for military and overseas voters. FVAP develops and shares policy briefs to inform State election officials and legislators about the potential impacts.

Automatic Voter Registration

This policy brief provides a background on automatic voter registration, the status of State and federal legislation and the potential implications for voters concerning their residency, UOCAVA status and taxes. FVAP also offers steps that States should consider before implementing automatic voter registration systems. 

Download the Automatic Voter Registration Policy Brief.