Voting Assistance Guide Revision Sheet

Voting Assistance Officers and volunteers should use this document to update the printed copy of the Voting Assistance Guide. Make sure you use it during voting activities (e.g. registration drives, Absentee Voting Weeks) to ensure the voters you are assisting have the latest information.

 

Changes By State

Front Cover

Change Date Section Updated Change
11/13/2019 Updated United States Navy Service Voting Action Officer Contact Information

Email: VOTE@navy.mil
Phone: 202-433-4000
Website: https://www.cnic.navy.mil/ffr/fleet_readiness/special_interest_programs/navy_voting_assistance_program.html

11/14/2019 Updated United States Navy Service Voting Action Officer Contact Information

Email: VOTE@navy.mil
Phone: 202-433-4000
Website: https://www.cnic.navy.mil/ffr/fleet_readiness/special_interest_programs/navy_voting_assistance_program.html

10/02/2020 Updated United States Marine Corps Service Voting Action Officer Contact Information

Email: vote@usmc.mil
Phone: 703-784-9511
Fax: 703-432-2591
Website: https://www.manpower.usmc.mil/webcenter/portal/MF_MPS/Voting?adf.ctrl-state=hvplsnzyj_4&afrLoop=686711535427859#!

11/18/2020 Updated United States Navy Service Voting Action Officer Contact Information

Email: VOTE@navy.mil
Phone: 202-433-3892
Website: https://www.cnic.navy.mil/ffr/fleet_readiness/special_interest_programs/navy_voting_assistance_program.html

11/18/2020 Updated United States Navy Service Voting Action Officer Contact Information

Email: VOTE@navy.mil
Phone: 202-433-3892
Website: https://www.cnic.navy.mil/ffr/fleet_readiness/special_interest_programs/navy_voting_assistance_program.html

02/02/2021 Updated United States Marine Corps Service Voting Action Officer Contact Information

Email: vote@usmc.mil
Phone: 703-784-9511
Fax: 703-432-2591
Website: https://www.manpower.usmc.mil/webcenter/portal/MF_MPS/Voting?adf.ctrl-state=hvplsnzyj_4&afrLoop=686711535427859#!

02/02/2021 Updated United States Air Force Service Voting Action Officer Contact Information

Email: vote.usaf@us.af.mil
Phone: 703-697-5107/210-565-2034
Fax: 703-614-0099
Website: https://www.afpc.af.mil/Benefits-and-Entitlements/Voting/

Chapter 1, How to Vote Absentee

Change Date Section Updated Change
01/22/2020 Updates to Chapter 1 Content

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07/27/2020 Updates to Chapter 1 Content

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07/28/2020 Updates to Chapter 1 Content

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11/09/2020 Updates to Chapter 1 Content

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11/09/2020 Updates to Chapter 1 Content

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Chapter 2, Absentee Voting Procedures By State and Territory

Alabama

Change Date Section Updated Change
03/24/2020 State Primary Runoff Election Date

July 14, 2020

03/24/2020 State Primary Runoff - Registration

Postmarked by, June 29, 2020

03/24/2020 State Primary Runoff - Ballot Request

Received by, July 09, 2020

03/24/2020 State Primary Runoff - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, July 14, 2020

08/27/2020 Ballot Request Url
08/27/2020 Ballot Submission Url

Alaska

Change Date Section Updated Change
11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic Election Date

April 04, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Registration

By Mail: Postmarked by, March 05, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, March 05, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Request

Request Mail Ballot: Received by, March 05, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Request

Request Email/Online or Fax Ballot: Received by, 5 PM April 03, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Return

Return by Mail: Postmarked by*, April 04, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Return

Return by Fax: Received by, 8 PM April 04, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Request

Request Mail Ballot: Received by, March 25, 2020

08/17/2020 Ballot Request Url

https://absenteeballotapplication.alaska.gov/

09/09/2020 State Election Url

https://www.elections.alaska.gov/

American Samoa

Change Date Section Updated Change
05/21/2020 State Election Url

http://www.aselectionoffice.gov

08/26/2020 General Election - Ballot Return

Received by, 1 PM November 03, 2020

10/28/2020 Ballot Tracking Url

https://aselectionoffice.gov/status.php

Arizona

Change Date Section Updated Change
02/11/2020 Ballot Request Url

https://my.arizona.vote/UOCAVA2/default.aspx

California

Change Date Section Updated Change
01/16/2020 CD 25 Special General Election Date

March 03, 2020

01/16/2020 CD 25 Special General - Registration

By Mail: Postmarked by, February 18, 2020

01/16/2020 CD 25 Special General - Registration

By Online or Fax: Received by, February 18, 2020

01/16/2020 CD 25 Special General - Ballot Request

Received by, February 25, 2020

01/16/2020 CD 25 Special General - Ballot Return

Return by Mail: Postmarked by*, March 03, 2020

01/16/2020 CD 25 Special General - Ballot Return

Return by Fax: Received by, 8 PM March 03, 2020

04/27/2020 CD 25 Special General Election Date

May 12, 2020

04/27/2020 CD 25 Special General - Registration

By Mail: Postmarked by, April 27, 2020

04/27/2020 CD 25 Special General - Registration

By Online or Fax: Received by, April 27, 2020

04/27/2020 CD 25 Special General - Ballot Request

Received by, May 06, 2020

04/27/2020 CD 25 Special General - Ballot Return

Return by Mail: Postmarked by*, May 12, 2020

04/27/2020 CD 25 Special General - Ballot Return

Return by Fax: Received by, 8 PM May 12, 2020

Colorado

Change Date Section Updated Change
08/27/2020 Ballot Submission Url

Connecticut

Change Date Section Updated Change
03/24/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

June 02, 2020

03/24/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

Received by, May 28, 2020

03/24/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, June 01, 2020

03/24/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, June 02, 2020

04/22/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

August 11, 2020

04/22/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

Received by, August 10, 2020

04/22/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, August 10, 2020

04/22/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, August 11, 2020

04/22/2020 State Primary - Registration

Received by, August 06, 2020

04/22/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

Received by, August 06, 2020

Delaware

Change Date Section Updated Change
03/31/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

June 02, 2020

03/31/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, May 09, 2020

03/31/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Mail: Postmarked by, May 09, 2020

03/31/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Request Email/Online or Fax Ballot: Received by, 12 PM June 01, 2020

03/31/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Request Mail Ballot: Received by, May 29, 2020

03/31/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, 8 PM June 02, 2020

05/21/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

July 07, 2020

05/21/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, June 22, 2020

05/21/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Mail: Postmarked by, June 22, 2020

05/21/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Request Email/Online or Fax Ballot: Received by, 12 PM July 06, 2020

05/21/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Request Mail Ballot: Received by, July 03, 2020

05/21/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, 8 PM July 07, 2020

District of Columbia

Change Date Section Updated Change
11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic Election Date

June 16, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Registration

By Mail: Received by, May 26, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, May 26, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Request

Received by, June 13, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Return

By Email or Fax: Received by, June 16, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Return

By Mail: Received by, June 23, 2020

11/13/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic Election Date

June 02, 2020

11/13/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Registration

By Mail: Received by, May 12, 2020

11/13/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, May 12, 2020

11/13/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Request

Received by, May 30, 2020

11/13/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Return

By Email or Fax: Received by, June 09, 2020

11/13/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Return

By Mail: Received by, June 02, 2020

11/13/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Return

By Email or Fax: Received by, June 02, 2020

11/13/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Return

By Mail: Received by, June 09, 2020

11/13/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic Election Date

June 01, 2020

11/13/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic Election Date

June 02, 2020

01/08/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

June 02, 2020

07/28/2020 General Election - Ballot Return

By Mail: Received by, November 13, 2020

07/28/2020 General Election - Ballot Return

By Mail: Postmarked by*, November 03, 2020

Georgia

Change Date Section Updated Change
03/17/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

May 19, 2020

03/17/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by, April 20, 2020

03/17/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, May 19, 2020

04/09/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

June 09, 2020

04/09/2020 State Primary Election Date

June 09, 2020

04/10/2020 State Primary Runoff Election Date

August 11, 2020

04/10/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by, May 11, 2020

04/10/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, June 09, 2020

04/10/2020 State Primary - Registration

By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by, May 11, 2020

04/10/2020 State Primary - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, June 09, 2020

04/10/2020 State Primary Runoff - Registration

By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by, July 13, 2020

04/10/2020 State Primary Runoff - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, August 11, 2020

08/14/2020 CD 5 Special Election Election Date

September 29, 2020

08/14/2020 CD 5 Special Election - Registration

By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by, August 31, 2020

08/14/2020 CD 5 Special Election - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, September 29, 2020

09/17/2020 Special Senate Election Election Date

November 03, 2020

09/17/2020 Special Senate Election - Registration

By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by, October 05, 2020

09/17/2020 Special Senate Election - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, November 03, 2020

11/09/2020 CD 5 Special General Runoff Election Date

December 01, 2020

11/09/2020 U.S. Senate Special Runoff Election Date

January 05, 2021

11/09/2020 U.S. Senate General Runoff Election Date

January 05, 2021

11/09/2020 CD 5 Special General Runoff - Registration

By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by, November 02, 2020

11/09/2020 CD 5 Special General Runoff - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, December 01, 2020

11/09/2020 U.S. Senate Special Runoff - Registration

By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by, December 07, 2020

11/09/2020 U.S. Senate Special Runoff - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, January 05, 2021

12/02/2020 U.S. Senate General Runoff and Special Runoff Election Date

January 05, 2021

Hawaii

Change Date Section Updated Change
11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic Election Date

April 04, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Registration

Postmarked by*, March 05, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Request

Received by, March 28, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Return

Received by, 7 PM April 04, 2020

Idaho

Change Date Section Updated Change
07/09/2020 Ballot Tracking Url

https://idahovotes.gov/online-voter-tools/

07/09/2020 Ballot Tracking Url

https://apps.idahovotes.gov/YourPollingPlace/AbsenteeBallotEnquiry.aspx

09/02/2020 Ballot Tracking Url

https://elections.sos.idaho.gov/ElectionLink/ElectionLink/VoterSearch.aspx

Indiana

Change Date Section Updated Change
03/20/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

June 02, 2020

03/20/2020 State Primary Election Date

June 02, 2020

03/20/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

Received by, May 04, 2020

03/20/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Request Mail Ballot: Received by, 11 PM May 21, 2020

03/20/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Request Email/Online or Fax Ballot: Received by, 12 PM June 01, 2020

03/20/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Within the U.S., Received by, 12 PM June 02, 2020

03/20/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Outside the U.S., Return by Mail: Postmarked by*, June 02, 2020

03/20/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Outside the U.S., Return by Email or Fax: Received by, 12 PM June 02, 2020

03/20/2020 State Primary - Registration

Received by, May 04, 2020

03/20/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

Request Mail Ballot: Received by, 11 PM May 21, 2020

03/20/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

Request Email/Online or Fax Ballot: Received by, 12 PM June 01, 2020

03/20/2020 State Primary - Ballot Return

Within the U.S., Received by, 12 PM June 02, 2020

03/20/2020 State Primary - Ballot Return

Outside the U.S., Return by Mail: Postmarked by*, June 02, 2020

03/20/2020 State Primary - Ballot Return

Outside the U.S., Return by Email or Fax: Received by, 12 PM June 02, 2020

Kansas

Change Date Section Updated Change
11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic Election Date

May 02, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Registration

By Mail: Postmarked by, May 02, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, May 02, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Request

Sent by, May 02, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Democratic - Ballot Return

Received by, May 02, 2020

Kentucky

Change Date Section Updated Change
01/31/2020 Ballot Request Url

https://ky.secureballotusa.com/portal/#/request-ballot/fpca

03/24/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

June 23, 2020

03/24/2020 State Primary Election Date

June 23, 2020

03/24/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Mail: Postmarked by, May 26, 2020

03/24/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Email/Online or Fax: Received by, 4 PM May 26, 2020

03/24/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, 6 PM June 16, 2020

03/24/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Received by*, June 23, 2020

03/24/2020 State Primary - Registration

By Mail: Postmarked by, May 26, 2020

03/24/2020 State Primary - Registration

By Email/Online or Fax: Received by, 4 PM May 26, 2020

03/24/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, 6 PM June 16, 2020

03/24/2020 State Primary - Ballot Return

Received by*, June 23, 2020

08/27/2020 Ballot Submission Url

https://ky.secureballotusa.com/KY_loginSelection.action

10/28/2020 Ballot Tracking Url

https://vrsws.sos.ky.gov/vic/

01/13/2021 Ballot Request Url
01/13/2021 Ballot Submission Url

Louisiana

Change Date Section Updated Change
03/17/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

June 20, 2020

03/17/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

Return by Mail: Postmarked by, May 20, 2020

03/17/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Email/Online or Fax: Received by, May 20, 2020

03/17/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, June 19, 2020

03/17/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, 8 PM June 20, 2020

03/30/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, May 20, 2020

03/30/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Online System: Received by, May 30, 2020

03/30/2020 General Election - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, October 05, 2020

03/30/2020 General Election - Registration

By Online System: Received by, October 13, 2020

03/30/2020 General Runoff - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, November 04, 2020

03/30/2020 General Runoff - Registration

By Online System: Received by, November 14, 2020

06/02/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

July 15, 2020

06/02/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

Return by Mail: Postmarked by, June 10, 2020

06/02/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, July 14, 2020

06/02/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, 8 PM July 15, 2020

06/02/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, June 10, 2020

06/02/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Online System: Received by, June 20, 2020

06/16/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

July 11, 2020

06/16/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, July 10, 2020

06/16/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, 8 PM July 11, 2020

11/09/2020 CD 5 General Runoff Election Date

December 05, 2020

01/15/2021 CD 2 Special Primary Election Date

March 20, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 5 Special Primary Election Date

March 20, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 2 Special Primary - Registration

Return by Mail: Postmarked by, February 19, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 2 Special Primary - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, February 19, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 2 Special Primary - Registration

By Online System: Received by, February 27, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 2 Special Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, March 19, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 2 Special Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, March 20, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 5 Special Primary - Registration

Return by Mail: Postmarked by, February 19, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 5 Special Primary - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, February 19, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 5 Special Primary - Registration

By Online or Fax: Received by, February 27, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 5 Special Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, March 19, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 5 Special Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, March 20, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 2 Special Primary - Registration

Return by Mail: Postmarked by, February 17, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 2 Special Primary - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, February 17, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 2 Special Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, 4 PM March 19, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 2 Special Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, 8 PM March 20, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 5 Special Primary - Registration

Return by Mail: Postmarked by, February 17, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 5 Special Primary - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, February 17, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 5 Special Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, 4 PM March 19, 2021

01/15/2021 CD 5 Special Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, 8 PM March 20, 2021

Maine

Change Date Section Updated Change
04/22/2020 State Primary Election Date

July 14, 2020

04/27/2020 State Primary - Registration

Received by, 5 PM July 13, 2020

04/27/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, 5 PM July 13, 2020

04/27/2020 State Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, 8 PM July 14, 2020

Maryland

Change Date Section Updated Change
12/19/2019 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Request Mail Ballot: Received by, 8 PM April 21, 2020

12/19/2019 CD 7 Special Primary Election Date

February 04, 2020

12/19/2019 CD 7 Special Primary - Registration

By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by, 5 PM January 14, 2020

12/19/2019 CD 7 Special Primary - Registration

By Online System: Received by, 11 PM January 14, 2020

12/19/2019 CD 7 Special Primary - Ballot Request

Request Mail Ballot: Received by, 8 PM January 28, 2020

12/19/2019 CD 7 Special Primary - Ballot Request

Request Faxed Ballot: Received by, 11 PM January 28, 2019

12/19/2019 CD 7 Special Primary - Ballot Request

Request Email/Online Ballot: Received by, 11 PM January 31, 2020

12/19/2019 CD 7 Special Primary - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, 8 PM February 04, 2019

12/19/2019 CD 7 Special Primary - Ballot Request

Request Faxed Ballot: Received by, 11 PM January 28, 2020

12/19/2019 CD 7 Special Primary - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, 8 PM February 04, 2020

12/30/2019 CD 7 Special General Election Date

April 28, 2020

12/30/2019 CD 7 Special General - Registration

By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by, 5 PM April 07, 2020

12/30/2019 CD 7 Special General - Registration

By Online System: Received by, 11 PM April 07, 2020

12/30/2019 CD 7 Special General - Ballot Request

Request Mail Ballot: Received by, 8 PM April 21, 2020

12/30/2019 CD 7 Special General - Ballot Request

Request Faxed Ballot: Received by, 11 PM April 21, 2020

12/30/2019 CD 7 Special General - Ballot Request

Request Email/Online Ballot: Received by, 11 PM April 24, 2020

12/30/2019 CD 7 Special General - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, 8 PM April 28, 2020

03/18/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

June 02, 2020

03/18/2020 State Primary Election Date

June 02, 2020

03/18/2020 CD 7 Special General Election Date

June 02, 2020

03/18/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by, 5 PM May 12, 2020

03/18/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Online System: Received by, 11 PM May 12, 2020

03/18/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Request Faxed Ballot: Received by, 11 PM May 26, 2020

03/18/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Request Email/Online Ballot: Received by, 11 PM May 29, 2020

03/18/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, 8 PM June 02, 2020

03/18/2020 State Primary - Registration

By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by, 5 PM May 12, 2020

03/18/2020 State Primary - Registration

By Online System: Received by, 11 PM May 12, 2020

03/18/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

Request Mail Ballot: Received by, 8 PM May 26, 2020

03/18/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

Request Faxed Ballot: Received by, 11 PM May 26, 2020

03/18/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

Request Email/Online Ballot: Received by, 11 PM May 29, 2020

03/18/2020 State Primary - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, 8 PM June 02, 2020

03/18/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Request Mail Ballot: Received by, 8 PM May 26, 2020

03/18/2020 CD 7 Special General - Registration

By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by, 5 PM May 12, 2020

03/18/2020 CD 7 Special General - Registration

By Online System: Received by, 11 PM May 12, 2020

03/18/2020 CD 7 Special General - Ballot Request

Request Mail Ballot: Received by, 8 PM May 26, 2020

03/18/2020 CD 7 Special General - Ballot Request

Request Faxed Ballot: Received by, 11 PM May 26, 2020

03/18/2020 CD 7 Special General - Ballot Request

Request Email/Online Ballot: Received by, 11 PM May 29, 2020

03/18/2020 CD 7 Special General - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, 8 PM June 02, 2020

03/24/2020 CD 7 Special General Election Date

April 28, 2020

03/24/2020 CD 7 Special General - Registration

By Mail, Email or Fax: Received by, 5 PM April 07, 2020

03/24/2020 CD 7 Special General - Registration

By Online System: Received by, 11 PM April 07, 2020

03/24/2020 CD 7 Special General - Ballot Request

Request Mail Ballot: Received by, 8 PM April 21, 2020

03/24/2020 CD 7 Special General - Ballot Request

Request Faxed Ballot: Received by, 11 PM April 21, 2020

03/24/2020 CD 7 Special General - Ballot Request

Request Email/Online Ballot: Received by, 11 PM April 24, 2020

03/24/2020 CD 7 Special General - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, 8 PM April 28, 2020

08/28/2020 General Election - Ballot Request

Request Mail Ballot: Received by, 8 PM October 20, 2020

08/28/2020 General Election - Ballot Request

Request Faxed Ballot: Received by, 11 PM October 20, 2020

08/28/2020 General Election - Ballot Request

Request Email/Online Ballot: Received by, 11 PM October 20, 2020

09/21/2020 FPCA Submission Method - Introduction

If you are using the FPCA to register to vote, you must mail the form or use Maryland's online voter registration system (https://voterservices.elections.maryland.gov/OnlineVoterRegistration/InstructionsStep1).

If you are already registered and are using the FPCA to request an absentee ballot, you can mail, email or fax your signed form to your election official or use Maryland's online voter registration system (https://voterservices.elections.maryland.gov/OnlineVoterRegistration/InstructionsStep1).

Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section or online at FVAP.gov.

Massachusetts

Change Date Section Updated Change
12/19/2019 State Primary Election Date

September 01, 2020

08/06/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, 4 PM August 26, 2020

08/06/2020 General Election - Ballot Request

Received by, 5 PM October 28, 2020

08/06/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, 5 PM August 26, 2020

08/06/2020 General Election - Ballot Return

Return by Mail: Postmarked by*, Within U.S., November 03, 2020

Michigan

Change Date Section Updated Change
09/22/2020 General Election - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, November 03, 2020

10/01/2020 General Election - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, November 02, 2020

10/19/2020 General Election - Ballot Return

Received by, 8 PM November 03, 2020

Mississippi

Change Date Section Updated Change
03/27/2020 State Primary Runoff Election Date

June 23, 2020

03/27/2020 State Primary Runoff - Registration

By Mail: Postmarked by, May 26, 2020

03/27/2020 State Primary Runoff - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, May 26, 2020

03/27/2020 State Primary Runoff - Ballot Return

Received by, 7 PM June 23, 2020

08/05/2020 General Election - Ballot Return

Return by Mail: Postmarked by*, November 03, 2020

Missouri

Change Date Section Updated Change
07/14/2020 FWAB Submission - Introduction

You can submit the state absentee ballot for the August 4th Primary Election by mail, email or fax.

You can submit the FWAB for the General Election by mail, email or fax (email or fax only if you are located in a hostile fire area).

Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section or online at FVAP.gov.

07/14/2020 FWAB Submission - Introduction

You can submit the state absentee ballot for the August 4th Primary Election by mail, email or fax.

You can submit the FWAB for the General Election by mail, email or fax (email or fax only if you are located in a hostile fire area).

Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section or online at FVAP.gov.

07/14/2020 FWAB Submission - Introduction

You can submit the state absentee ballot for the August 4th Primary Election by mail, email or fax.

Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section or online at FVAP.gov.

07/14/2020 Voted Ballot Return - Voting your ballot

Once you receive your absentee ballot from your state it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines.

You can submit the state absentee ballot for the August 4th Primary Election by mail, email or fax.

Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section. If you do not have access to a fax machine to fax your election official directly, you may use the DoD Fax Service to fax your ballot. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section.

07/14/2020 FWAB Submission - How and where to submit your FWAB (email)

Email your FWAB:. Once your FWAB is complete, sign and date the “Voter Information” page. Scan the signed “Voter Information” page, the “Official Backup Ballot” and the Transmission Cover Sheet, found at the end Chapter 1 or online at FVAP.gov, into your computer. Be sure to also sign the secrecy waiver on the Transmission Cover Sheet. Email this ballot package directly to your election official.

07/14/2020 FWAB Submission - How and where to submit your FWAB (fax)

Fax your FWAB:. Once your FWAB is complete, sign and date the “Voter Information” page. Fax the signed “Voter Information” page, the “Official Backup Ballot” and the Transmission Cover Sheet, found at the end Chapter 1 or online at FVAP.gov, directly to your election official. Be sure to also sign the secrecy waiver on the Transmission Cover Sheet. You may use the DoD Fax Service to fax your FWAB toll-free if you do not have access to a fax machine to fax your election official directly. Instructions for the DoD Fax Service are in the “Important Information” section or online at FVAP.gov.

See the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart for the deadline for submitting the FWAB. If you receive the state absentee ballot after transmitting your voted FWAB, you may also vote and return the state absentee ballot. If both are received by the deadline, only the state absentee ballot will be counted.

08/12/2020 Voted Ballot Return - Voting your ballot

Once you receive your absentee ballot from your state it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines.

You can submit the state absentee ballot for the August 4th Primary Election by mail, email or fax (email or fax only if you are located in a hostile fire area).

You can submit the state absentee ballot by mail, email or fax

Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section. If you do not have access to a fax machine to fax your election official directly, you may use the DoD Fax Service to fax your ballot. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section.

08/12/2020 Voted Ballot Return - Voting your ballot

Once you receive your absentee ballot from your state it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines.

You can submit the state absentee ballot for the August 4th Primary Election by mail, email or fax (email or fax only if you are located in a hostile fire area).

Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section. If you do not have access to a fax machine to fax your election official directly, you may use the DoD Fax Service to fax your ballot. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section.

08/12/2020 Voted Ballot Return - Voting your ballot

Once you receive your absentee ballot from your state it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines.

You can submit the state absentee ballot by mail, email or fax (email or fax only if you are located in a hostile fire area).

Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section. If you do not have access to a fax machine to fax your election official directly, you may use the DoD Fax Service to fax your ballot. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section.

08/12/2020 FWAB Submission - Introduction

You can submit the FWAB by mail, email or fax (email or fax only if you are located in a hostile fire area).

Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section or online at FVAP.gov.

08/12/2020 FWAB Submission - How and where to submit your FWAB (email)

Email your FWAB: (only if you are located in a hostile fire area). Once your FWAB is complete, sign and date the “Voter Information” page. Scan the signed “Voter Information” page, the “Official Backup Ballot” and the Transmission Cover Sheet, found at the end Chapter 1 or online at FVAP.gov, into your computer. Be sure to also sign the secrecy waiver on the Transmission Cover Sheet. Email this ballot package directly to your election official.

08/12/2020 FWAB Submission - How and where to submit your FWAB (fax)

Fax your FWAB: (only if you are located in a hostile fire area). Once your FWAB is complete, sign and date the “Voter Information” page. Fax the signed “Voter Information” page, the “Official Backup Ballot” and the Transmission Cover Sheet, found at the end Chapter 1 or online at FVAP.gov, directly to your election official. Be sure to also sign the secrecy waiver on the Transmission Cover Sheet. You may use the DoD Fax Service to fax your FWAB toll-free if you do not have access to a fax machine to fax your election official directly. Instructions for the DoD Fax Service are in the “Important Information” section or online at FVAP.gov.

See the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart for the deadline for submitting the FWAB. If you receive the state absentee ballot after transmitting your voted FWAB, you may also vote and return the state absentee ballot. If both are received by the deadline, only the state absentee ballot will be counted.

09/09/2020 Voted Ballot Return - Voting your ballot

Once you receive your absentee ballot from your state it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines.

You can submit the state absentee ballot for the November 3rd General Election by mail, email or fax.

Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section. If you do not have access to a fax machine to fax your election official directly, you may use the DoD Fax Service to fax your ballot. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section.

09/09/2020 FWAB Submission - Introduction

You can submit the FWAB for the November 3rd General Election by mail, email or fax.

Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section or online at FVAP.gov.

09/09/2020 Voted Ballot Return - Voting your ballot

Once you receive your absentee ballot from your state it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines.

You can submit the state absentee ballot for the November 3rd General Election by mail, email or fax.

Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section. If you do not have access to a fax machine to fax your election official directly, you may use the DoD Fax Service to fax your ballot. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section.

09/09/2020 FWAB Submission - How and where to submit your FWAB (email)

Email your FWAB: Once your FWAB is complete, sign and date the “Voter Information” page. Scan the signed “Voter Information” page, the “Official Backup Ballot” and the Transmission Cover Sheet, found at the end Chapter 1 or online at FVAP.gov, into your computer. Be sure to also sign the secrecy waiver on the Transmission Cover Sheet. Email this ballot package directly to your election official.

09/09/2020 FWAB Submission - How and where to submit your FWAB (fax)

Fax your FWAB: Once your FWAB is complete, sign and date the “Voter Information” page. Fax the signed “Voter Information” page, the “Official Backup Ballot” and the Transmission Cover Sheet, found at the end Chapter 1 or online at FVAP.gov, directly to your election official. Be sure to also sign the secrecy waiver on the Transmission Cover Sheet. You may use the DoD Fax Service to fax your FWAB toll-free if you do not have access to a fax machine to fax your election official directly. Instructions for the DoD Fax Service are in the “Important Information” section or online at FVAP.gov.

See the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart for the deadline for submitting the FWAB. If you receive the state absentee ballot after transmitting your voted FWAB, you may also vote and return the state absentee ballot. If both are received by the deadline, only the state absentee ballot will be counted.

10/28/2020 Ballot Tracking Url

https://www.sos.mo.gov/elections/goVoteMissouri/registeroverseas#trackBallot

Montana

Change Date Section Updated Change
08/27/2020 Ballot Request Url
08/27/2020 Ballot Submission Url
08/27/2020 Ballot Request Url

https://www.vote4montana.us/

08/27/2020 Ballot Submission Url

https://www.vote4montana.us/

Nebraska

Change Date Section Updated Change
11/06/2019 State Primary - Registration

By Mail: Postmarked by*, April 24, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary Election Date

May 12, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Mail: Postmarked by*, April 24, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, April 27, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, 6 PM May 01, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, 8 PM May 12, 2020

10/28/2020 Ballot Tracking Url

https://www.votercheck.necvr.ne.gov/voterview

New Hampshire

Change Date Section Updated Change
12/19/2019 Presidential Primary Election Date

February 11, 2020

New Jersey

Change Date Section Updated Change
04/20/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

July 07, 2020

04/20/2020 State Primary Election Date

July 07, 2020

04/20/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Mail: Received by, June 16, 2020

04/20/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, June 16, 2020

04/20/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

By Mail: Received by, July 03, 2020

04/20/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

By Email or Fax: Received by, July 03, 2020

04/20/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, July 07, 2020

04/20/2020 State Primary - Registration

By Mail: Received by, June 16, 2020

04/20/2020 State Primary - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, June 16, 2020

04/20/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

By Mail: Received by, July 03, 2020

04/20/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

By Email or Fax: Received by, July 03, 2020

04/20/2020 State Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, July 07, 2020

06/12/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Mail: Received by, June 07, 2020

06/12/2020 State Primary - Registration

By Mail: Received by, June 07, 2020

06/12/2020 General Election - Registration

By Mail: Received by, October 04, 2020

06/12/2020 General Election - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, October 13, 2020

06/12/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

By Mail: Received by, June 07, 2020

06/12/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

By Mail: Received by, June 07, 2020

06/22/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

By Mail: Received by, June 16, 2020

06/22/2020 State Primary - Registration

By Mail: Received by, June 16, 2020

06/22/2020 General Election - Registration

By Mail: Received by, October 13, 2020

06/22/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Mail: Received by, June 16, 2020

06/22/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

By Mail: Received by, June 07, 2020

New Mexico

Change Date Section Updated Change
09/10/2020 General Election - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, October 27, 2020

09/10/2020 General Election - Ballot Return

Received by, 7 PM November 03, 2020

09/10/2020 General Election - Ballot Request

Return by Mail: Postmarked by, October 20, 2020

09/10/2020 FWAB Submission - How and where to submit your FWAB (mail)

Mail your FWAB: Once your FWAB is complete, sign and date the “Voter Information” page. Fold along the dotted line and seal the completed “Official Backup Ballot”, do not write on the “Official Ballot” envelope. Insert the sealed “Official Ballot” envelope and the “Voter Information” page into the mailing envelope. Then sign and include the last four digits of their social security number when returning their ballot, on the affidavit of electronic transmission and mail your FWAB directly to your election official. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section or online at FVAP.gov.

09/11/2020 FWAB Submission - How and where to submit your FWAB (mail)

Mail your FWAB: Once your FWAB is complete, sign and date the “Voter Information” page. Fold along the dotted line and seal the completed “Official Backup Ballot”, do not write on the “Official Ballot” envelope. Insert the sealed “Official Ballot” envelope and the “Voter Information” page into the mailing envelope. When returning your ballot, sign and include the last four digits of your social security number on the affidavit of the electronic transmission and mail the FWAB directly to your election official. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section or online at FVAP.gov.

09/11/2020 General Election - Ballot Request

Return by Email or Fax: Received by, October 27, 2020

09/11/2020 General Election - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by, October 05, 2020

New York

Change Date Section Updated Change
03/17/2020 CD 27 Special Election Election Date

April 28, 2020

03/17/2020 CD 27 Special Election - Registration

Received by*, April 08, 2020

03/17/2020 CD 27 Special Election - Ballot Request

Received by, April 03, 2020

03/17/2020 CD 27 Special Election - Ballot Return

Postmarked by**, April 27, 2020

04/09/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

June 23, 2020

04/09/2020 CD 27 Special Election Election Date

June 23, 2020

04/10/2020 Federal and State Primary - Registration

Received by*, June 03, 2020

04/10/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

Received by*, June 03, 2020

04/10/2020 CD 27 Special Election - Registration

Received by*, June 03, 2020

04/10/2020 CD 27 Special Election - Ballot Request

Received by, May 29, 2020

04/10/2020 CD 27 Special Election - Ballot Return

Postmarked by**, June 22, 2020

04/10/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, May 29, 2020

04/10/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Postmarked by**, June 22, 2020

04/10/2020 General Election - Registration

Received by*, October 14, 2020

05/06/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

June 23, 2020

05/06/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

Received by*, June 03, 2020

05/06/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, May 29, 2020

05/06/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Postmarked by**, June 22, 2020

08/10/2020 General Election - Ballot Return

Postmarked by**, November 03, 2020

08/27/2020 Ballot Request Url
08/27/2020 Ballot Submission Url
10/16/2020 General Election - Ballot Request

Received by, October 27, 2020

10/16/2020 General Election - Registration

Uniformed Services, Received by, October 24, 2020

North Carolina

Change Date Section Updated Change
04/16/2020 Federal Primary Runoff Election Date

June 23, 2020

04/17/2020 Federal Primary Runoff - Registration

Received by, 5 PM June 22, 2020

04/17/2020 Federal Primary Runoff - Ballot Request

Received by, 5 PM June 16, 2020

04/17/2020 Federal Primary Runoff - Ballot Return

Return by Email/Online or Fax: Received by, 7 PM June 23, 2020

04/17/2020 Federal Primary Runoff - Ballot Return

Return by Mail: Received by, 5 PM July 02, 2020

05/04/2020 Federal Primary Runoff - Ballot Request

Received by, 5 PM June 22, 2020

06/10/2020 General Election - Ballot Return

Return by Email/Online or Fax: Received by, 7 PM November 03, 2020

06/10/2020 General Election - Ballot Return

Return by Mail: Received by, 5 PM November 12, 2020

09/02/2020 Ballot Request Url

https://votebymail.ncsbe.gov/app/uocava

09/02/2020 Ballot Submission Url

https://votebymail.ncsbe.gov/app/uocava

Ohio

Change Date Section Updated Change
04/09/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

June 02, 2020

04/16/2020 State Primary - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, April 28, 2020

04/16/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, April 25, 2020

08/27/2020 Ballot Submission Url

Oklahoma

Change Date Section Updated Change
05/22/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, 5 PM June 23, 2020

05/22/2020 State Primary Runoff - Ballot Request

Received by, 5 PM August 18, 2020

05/22/2020 General Election - Ballot Request

Received by, 5 PM October 27, 2020

10/28/2020 Ballot Tracking Url

https://okvoterportal.okelections.us/

Pennsylvania

Change Date Section Updated Change
12/30/2019 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Mail: Received by, April 13, 2020

12/30/2019 State Primary - Registration

By Mail: Received by, April 13, 2020

12/30/2019 General Election - Registration

By Mail: Received by, October 19, 2020

03/27/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

June 02, 2020

03/27/2020 State Primary Election Date

June 02, 2020

03/27/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

By Mail: Received by, May 18, 2020

03/27/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, June 01, 2020

03/27/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Signed by*, 11 PM June 01, 2020

03/27/2020 State Primary - Registration

By Mail: Received by, May 18, 2020

03/27/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, June 01, 2020

03/27/2020 State Primary - Ballot Return

Signed by*, 11 PM June 01, 2020

Puerto Rico

Change Date Section Updated Change
04/09/2020 Presidential Primary - Democratic Election Date

April 26, 2020

08/27/2020 Ballot Request Url
08/27/2020 Ballot Submission Url

Rhode Island

Change Date Section Updated Change
11/04/2019 Voted Ballot Return - Voting your ballot

Once you receive your absentee ballot from your state it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines.

You can submit the state absentee ballot by mail or fax (fax only if you requested your absentee ballot by fax).

Mail your ballot directly to:

Rhode Island Board of Elections
2000 Plainfield Pike
Cranston, RI 02921

Fax (fax only if you requested your absentee ballot by fax) your ballot directly to the State Board of Elections at 401-222-6529.

If you do not have access to a fax machine to fax your election official directly, you may use the DoD Fax Service to fax your ballot. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section.

11/04/2019 FWAB Submission - How and where to submit your FWAB (mail)

Mail your FWAB: Once your FWAB is complete, sign and date the “Voter Information” page. Fold along the dotted line and seal the completed “Official Backup Ballot”, do not write on the “Official Ballot” envelope. Insert the sealed “Official Ballot” envelope and the “Voter Information” page into the mailing envelope and mail your FWAB directly to:

Rhode Island Board of Elections
2000 Plainfield Pike
Cranston, RI 02921

Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section or online at FVAP.gov.

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary Election Date

April 28, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Postmarked by**, April 07, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, 4 PM May 01, 2020

11/13/2019 General Election - Ballot Request

Received by, October 13, 2020

11/13/2019 State Primary* - Ballot Return

Received by, September 11, 2020

11/13/2019 General Election - Ballot Return

Received by, November 10, 2020

11/13/2019 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, May 01, 2020

04/09/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

June 02, 2020

05/21/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

May 03, 2020

05/21/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Received by***, May 19, 2020

05/21/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, 8 PM June 02, 2020

08/19/2020 FPCA Submission Method - Introduction

You can submit the FPCA by mail,email, or fax. Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section or online at FVAP.gov.

08/19/2020 FPCA Submission Method - How and where to submit your FPCA (email)

E-Mail your FPCA: Scan the signed FPCA into your computer. Be sure to also include the Electronic Transmission Sheet. Email this package directly to your election official. Information can be found in the “Important Information” section or online at FVAP.gov.

08/19/2020 Voted Ballot Return - Voting your ballot

Once you receive your absentee ballot from your state it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines.

You can submit the state absentee ballot by mail , email, or fax (fax only if you requested your absentee ballot by fax).

Mail your ballot directly to:

Rhode Island Board of Elections
2000 Plainfield Pike
Cranston, RI 02921

Email

You can find your election office's contact information here: https://www.fvap.gov/search-offices

Fax (fax only if you requested your absentee ballot by fax) your ballot directly to the State Board of Elections at 401-222-6529.

If you do not have access to a fax machine to fax your election official directly, you may use the DoD Fax Service to fax your ballot. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section.

08/19/2020 FWAB Submission - How and where to submit your FWAB (email)

Email your FWAB: Scan the signed Voter's Declaration/Affirmation and the FWAB into your computer. Be sure to also include the Electronic Transmission Sheet with secrecy waiver. Email this ballot package directly to your election official. Information can be found in the “Important Information” section or online at FVAP.gov.

08/20/2020 FPCA Submission Method - How and where to submit your FPCA (email)

E-Mail your FPCA: Scan the signed FPCA into your computer. Be sure to also include the Electronic Transmission Sheet. Email this package directly to your election official at uocava@elections.ri.gov. Information can be found in the “Important Information” section or online at FVAP.gov.

08/20/2020 Voted Ballot Return - Voting your ballot

Once you receive your absentee ballot from your state it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines.

You can submit the state absentee ballot by mail , email, or fax (fax only if you requested your absentee ballot by fax).

Mail your ballot directly to:

Rhode Island Board of Elections
2000 Plainfield Pike
Cranston, RI 02921

Email

You email you ballot to: uocava@elections.ri.gov.

Fax (fax only if you requested your absentee ballot by fax) your ballot directly to the State Board of Elections at 401-222-6529.

If you do not have access to a fax machine to fax your election official directly, you may use the DoD Fax Service to fax your ballot. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section.

08/20/2020 Voted Ballot Return - Voting your ballot

Once you receive your absentee ballot from your state it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines.

You can submit the state absentee ballot by mail , email, or fax (fax only if you requested your absentee ballot by fax).

Mail your ballot directly to:

Rhode Island Board of Elections
2000 Plainfield Pike
Cranston, RI 02921

Email

You can email you ballot to: uocava@elections.ri.gov.

Fax (fax only if you requested your absentee ballot by fax) your ballot directly to the State Board of Elections at 401-222-6529.

If you do not have access to a fax machine to fax your election official directly, you may use the DoD Fax Service to fax your ballot. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section.

08/20/2020 FWAB Submission - How and where to submit your FWAB (email)

Email your FWAB: Scan the signed Voter's Declaration/Affirmation and the FWAB into your computer. Be sure to also include the Electronic Transmission Sheet with secrecy waiver. Email this ballot package directly to your election official at uocava@elections.ri.gov. More information can be found in the “Important Information” section or online at FVAP.gov.

08/28/2020 FWAB Submission - Introduction

You can submit the FWAB by mail, email, or fax (fax only if you requested your absentee ballot by fax). Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section or online at FVAP.gov.

South Dakota

Change Date Section Updated Change
11/07/2019 Presidential Primary Election Date

June 02, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Registration

Received by, May 18, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, June 02, 2020

11/07/2019 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, 7 PM June 02, 2020

08/27/2020 Ballot Submission Url
10/05/2020 State Election Url

https://sdsos.gov/elections-voting/default.aspx

Texas

Change Date Section Updated Change
04/15/2020 State Primary Runoff Election Date

July 14, 2020

04/15/2020 State Primary Runoff - Registration

Received by*, June 15, 2020

04/15/2020 State Primary Runoff - Ballot Return

Received by**, July 14, 2020

04/15/2020 State Primary Runoff - Ballot Request

Received by, July 03, 2020

06/19/2020 State Primary Runoff - Ballot Return

Received by**, July 20, 2020

08/14/2020 General Election - Registration

Postmarked by*, October 14, 2020

08/14/2020 General Election - Registration

By Email or Fax: Received by*, October 14, 2020

Utah

Change Date Section Updated Change
07/22/2020 General Election - Registration

Received by*, 5 PM October 23, 2020

Vermont

Change Date Section Updated Change
09/11/2020 Voted Ballot Return - Voting your ballot

Once you receive your absentee ballot from your state it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines.

The state absentee ballot can bemailed or emailed (email only if you are in a USPS disrupted service area) to your election official. The contact information of your election official can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section.

Vermont Overseas Voters with Disrupted USPS Service. Military or overseas voters who are in a country for which mail service to the US has been suspended, and who have no other means of returning their ballot by mail, may return their ballot directly to the Clerk by email. The marked ballot should be returned as a PDF or photo file attached to an email to the Clerk. A photo or scanned image of a signed certificate containing the language included on the standard absentee ballot certificate envelope shall be returned by the voter along with the ballot. The LEO shall notify the Secretary of State?s office prior to allowing any military or overseas voter to return their ballot by this method.

Here?s how to do it ? Requested ballots for the November 3 general election will be sent out on September 19. On the day you are ready to return your voted ballot to Vermont, check this website -https://about.usps.com/newsroom/service-alerts/international/welcome.htm. If the country where you are located is listed as being suspended in the list of International Mail Service Suspensions, you may choose to email the ballot directly to your town clerk. A list of the clerk?s email addresses can be found here https://www.fvap.gov/guide/chapter2/Vermont.

Ballots must be returned by the close of the polls on November 3. However, town clerks may not be able to check their email on Election Day. Voters returning by email should coordinate with the clerk, by email, about the last time the clerk will check.

09/11/2020 FWAB Submission - How and where to submit your FWAB (email)

Email your FWAB: Scan the signed Voter's Declaration/Affirmation and the FWAB into your computer. Be sure to also include the Electronic Transmission Sheet with secrecy waiver. Email this ballot package directly to your election official.

Vermont Overseas Voters with Disrupted USPS Service. Military or overseas voters who are in a country for which mail service to the US has been suspended, and who have no other means of returning their ballot by mail, may return their ballot directly to the Clerk by email. The marked ballot should be returned as a PDF or photo file attached to an email to the Clerk. A photo or scanned image of a signed certificate containing the language included on the standard absentee ballot certificate envelope shall be returned by the voter along with the ballot. The LEO shall notify the Secretary of State?s office prior to allowing any military or overseas voter to return their ballot by this method.

Here?s how to do it ? Requested ballots for the November 3 general election will be sent out on September 19. On the day you are ready to return your voted ballot to Vermont, check this website -https://about.usps.com/newsroom/service-alerts/international/welcome.htm. If the country where you are located is listed as being suspended in the list of International Mail Service Suspensions, you may choose to email the ballot directly to your town clerk. A list of the clerk?s email addresses can be found here https://www.fvap.gov/guide/chapter2/Vermont.

Ballots must be returned by the close of the polls on November 3. However, town clerks may not be able to check their email on Election Day. Voters returning by email should coordinate with the clerk, by email, about the last time the clerk will check.

09/11/2020 FWAB Submission - Introduction

The FWAB can be mailed or emailed (email only if you are in a USPS disrupted service area) to your election official. Addresses can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section or online at FVAP.gov.

09/11/2020 Voted Ballot Return - Voting your ballot

Once you receive your absentee ballot from your state it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines.

The state absentee ballot can be mailed or emailed (email only if you are in a USPS disrupted service area) to your election official. The contact information of your election official can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section.

Vermont Overseas Voters with Disrupted USPS Service. Military or overseas voters who are in a country for which mail service to the US has been suspended, and who have no other means of returning their ballot by mail, may return their ballot directly to the Clerk by email. The marked ballot should be returned as a PDF or photo file attached to an email to the Clerk. A photo or scanned image of a signed certificate containing the language included on the standard absentee ballot certificate envelope shall be returned by the voter along with the ballot. The LEO shall notify the Secretary of State?s office prior to allowing any military or overseas voter to return their ballot by this method.

Here?s how to do it ? Requested ballots for the November 3 general election will be sent out on September 19. On the day you are ready to return your voted ballot to Vermont, check this website -https://about.usps.com/newsroom/service-alerts/international/welcome.htm. If the country where you are located is listed as being suspended in the list of International Mail Service Suspensions, you may choose to email the ballot directly to your town clerk. A list of the clerk?s email addresses can be found here https://www.fvap.gov/guide/chapter2/Vermont.

Ballots must be returned by the close of the polls on November 3. However, town clerks may not be able to check their email on Election Day. Voters returning by email should coordinate with the clerk, by email, about the last time the clerk will check.

09/11/2020 Voted Ballot Return - Voting your ballot

Once you receive your absentee ballot from your state it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines.

The state absentee ballot can be mailed or emailed (email only if you are in a USPS disrupted service area) to your election official. The contact information of your election official can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section.

Vermont Overseas Voters with Disrupted USPS Service. Military or overseas voters who are in a country for which mail service to the US has been suspended, and who have no other means of returning their ballot by mail, may return their ballot directly to the Clerk by email. The marked ballot should be returned as a PDF or photo file attached to an email to the Clerk. A photo or scanned image of a signed certificate containing the language included on the standard absentee ballot certificate envelope shall be returned by the voter along with the ballot. The LEO shall notify the Secretary of State?s office prior to allowing any military or overseas voter to return their ballot by this method.

Here's how to do it: Requested ballots for the November 3 general election will be sent out on September 19. On the day you are ready to return your voted ballot to Vermont, check this website -https://about.usps.com/newsroom/service-alerts/international/welcome.htm. If the country where you are located is listed as being suspended in the list of International Mail Service Suspensions, you may choose to email the ballot directly to your town clerk. A list of the clerk?s email addresses can be found here https://www.fvap.gov/guide/chapter2/Vermont.

Ballots must be returned by the close of the polls on November 3. However, town clerks may not be able to check their email on Election Day. Voters returning by email should coordinate with the clerk, by email, about the last time the clerk will check.

09/11/2020 FWAB Submission - How and where to submit your FWAB (email)

Email your FWAB: Scan the signed Voter's Declaration/Affirmation and the FWAB into your computer. Be sure to also include the Electronic Transmission Sheet with secrecy waiver. Email this ballot package directly to your election official.

Vermont Overseas Voters with Disrupted USPS Service. Military or overseas voters who are in a country for which mail service to the US has been suspended, and who have no other means of returning their ballot by mail, may return their ballot directly to the Clerk by email. The marked ballot should be returned as a PDF or photo file attached to an email to the Clerk. A photo or scanned image of a signed certificate containing the language included on the standard absentee ballot certificate envelope shall be returned by the voter along with the ballot. The LEO shall notify the Secretary of State's office prior to allowing any military or overseas voter to return their ballot by this method.

Here's how to do it: Requested ballots for the November 3 general election will be sent out on September 19. On the day you are ready to return your voted ballot to Vermont, check this website -https://about.usps.com/newsroom/service-alerts/international/welcome.htm. If the country where you are located is listed as being suspended in the list of International Mail Service Suspensions, you may choose to email the ballot directly to your town clerk. A list of the clerk's email addresses can be found here https://www.fvap.gov/guide/chapter2/Vermont.

Ballots must be returned by the close of the polls on November 3. However, town clerks may not be able to check their email on Election Day. Voters returning by email should coordinate with the clerk, by email, about the last time the clerk will check.

09/11/2020 Voted Ballot Return - Voting your ballot

Once you receive your absentee ballot from your state it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines.

The state absentee ballot can be mailed or emailed (email only if you are in a USPS disrupted service area) to your election official. The contact information of your election official can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section.

Vermont Overseas Voters with Disrupted USPS Service. Military or overseas voters who are in a country for which mail service to the US has been suspended, and who have no other means of returning their ballot by mail, may return their ballot directly to the Clerk by email. The marked ballot should be returned as a PDF or photo file attached to an email to the Clerk. A photo or scanned image of a signed certificate containing the language included on the standard absentee ballot certificate envelope shall be returned by the voter along with the ballot. The LEO shall notify the Secretary of State's office prior to allowing any military or overseas voter to return their ballot by this method.

Here's how to do it: Requested ballots for the November 3 general election will be sent out on September 19. On the day you are ready to return your voted ballot to Vermont, check this website -https://about.usps.com/newsroom/service-alerts/international/welcome.htm. If the country where you are located is listed as being suspended in the list of International Mail Service Suspensions, you may choose to email the ballot directly to your town clerk. A list of the clerk's email addresses can be found here https://www.fvap.gov/guide/chapter2/Vermont.

Ballots must be returned by the close of the polls on November 3. However, town clerks may not be able to check their email on Election Day. Voters returning by email should coordinate with the clerk, by email, about the last time the clerk will check.

Virginia

Change Date Section Updated Change
04/15/2020 State Primary Election Date

June 23, 2020

04/15/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, 5 PM June 16, 2020

04/15/2020 State Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, 7 PM June 23, 2020

05/19/2020 FWAB Block - Block 9 - Additional Information

Provide any information that may assist the election official in accepting this form.

No witness signature is required for the primary election June 23, 2020. A witness signature is still required for the General Election November 3, 2020.


Overseas citizens whose return is not certain: Provide the name of your employer or the name of your spouse's or parent/guardian's employer. If you do not provide this, you will receive a ballot for federal offices only.


This form must have a witness signature.

08/06/2020 General Election - Ballot Request

Received by, 5 PM October 23, 2020

09/20/2020 FWAB Block - Block 9 - Additional Information

Provide any information that may assist the election official in accepting this form.

No witness signature is required for the General Election November 3, 2020.


Overseas citizens whose return is not certain: Provide the name of your employer or the name of your spouse's or parent/guardian's employer. If you do not provide this, you will receive a ballot for federal offices only.

10/14/2020 General Election - Registration

Overseas Citizens, Received by, October 15, 2020

10/28/2020 Ballot Tracking Url

https://www.elections.virginia.gov/casting-a-ballot/absentee-voting/

Washington

Change Date Section Updated Change
02/28/2020 Ballot Request Url

https://voter.votewa.gov

04/15/2020 Ballot Submission Url

https://voter.votewa.gov

08/14/2020 Ballot Tracking Url

https://voter.votewa.gov/WhereToVote.aspx

08/14/2020 Ballot Request Url

https://voter.votewa.gov/WhereToVote.aspx

08/14/2020 Ballot Submission Url

https://voter.votewa.gov/WhereToVote.aspx

West Virginia

Change Date Section Updated Change
04/09/2020 State Primary Election Date

June 09, 2020

04/09/2020 Presidential Primary Election Date

June 09, 2020

04/22/2020 State Primary - Registration

Received by, May 19, 2020

04/22/2020 State Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, June 03, 2020

04/22/2020 State Primary - Ballot Return

Return Electronically by, 7 PM June 09, 2020

04/22/2020 State Primary - Ballot Return

Return by Mail: Received by, June 15, 2020

04/22/2020 Presidential Primary - Registration

Received by, May 19, 2020

04/22/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Request

Received by, June 03, 2020

04/22/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Return Electronically by, 7 PM June 09, 2020

04/22/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Return by Mail: Received by, June 15, 2020

Wisconsin

Change Date Section Updated Change
12/06/2019 CD 7 Special Primary Election Date

February 18, 2020

12/06/2019 CD 7 Special General Election Date

May 12, 2020

12/06/2019 CD 7 Special Primary - Registration

Overseas Citizens, Postmarked by, January 29, 2020

12/06/2019 CD 7 Special Primary - Ballot Request

Overseas Citizens, Received by, 5 PM February 13, 2020

12/06/2019 CD 7 Special Primary - Ballot Request

Uniformed Services and eligible family members, Received by, 5 PM February 18, 2020

12/06/2019 CD 7 Special Primary - Ballot Return

Received by, 8 PM February 18, 2020

12/06/2019 CD 7 Special General - Registration

Overseas Citizens, Postmarked by, April 22, 2020

12/06/2019 CD 7 Special General - Ballot Request

Overseas Citizens, Received by, 5 PM May 07, 2020

12/06/2019 CD 7 Special General - Ballot Request

Uniformed Services and eligible family members, Received by, 5 PM May 12, 2020

12/06/2019 CD 7 Special General - Ballot Return

Received by, 8 PM May 12, 2020

04/07/2020 Presidential Primary - Ballot Return

Postmarked by*, April 07, 2020

Wyoming

Change Date Section Updated Change
06/30/2020 FPCA Submission Method - Introduction

You can submit the FPCA by mail, email or fax. Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section or online at FVAP.gov.

07/01/2020 FWAB Submission - Introduction

You can submit the FWAB by mail, email* or fax*. Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section or online at FVAP.gov.

07/01/2020 FWAB Submission - How and where to submit your FWAB (fax)

Fax your FWAB:. Once your FWAB is complete, sign and date the “Voter Information” page. Fax the signed “Voter Information” page, the “Official Backup Ballot” and the Transmission Cover Sheet, found at the end Chapter 1 or online at FVAP.gov, directly to your election official. Be sure to also sign the secrecy waiver on the Transmission Cover Sheet. You may use the DoD Fax Service to fax your FWAB toll-free if you do not have access to a fax machine to fax your election official directly. Instructions for the DoD Fax Service are in the “Important Information” section or online at FVAP.gov.

07/01/2020 FWAB Submission - How and where to submit your FWAB (email)

Email your FWAB: Scan the signed Voter's Declaration/Affirmation and the FWAB into your computer. Be sure to also include the Electronic Transmission Sheet with secrecy waiver. Email this ballot package directly to your election official. You may also use the DoD Electronic Transmission Service (ETS) to email your FWAB. Information about ETS can be found in the “Important Information” section or online at FVAP.gov.

07/07/2020 FWAB Submission - Introduction

You can submit the FWAB by mail, email* or fax. Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section or online at FVAP.gov.

07/07/2020 FWAB Submission - Introduction

You can submit the FWAB by *mail, email* or fax. Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section or online at FVAP.gov.

07/07/2020 FWAB Submission - Introduction

You can submit the FWAB by mail, email, or fax. Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section or online at FVAP.gov.

07/07/2020 Voted Ballot Return - Voting your ballot

Once you receive your absentee ballot from your state it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines.

You can mail, email or fax your State absentee ballot to your election official. Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section. You may use the DoD Transmission Service (ETS) to email or fax your ballot. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section.

07/07/2020 Voted Ballot Return - Voting your ballot

Once you receive your absentee ballot from your state it must be returned according to the deadlines and requirements in the “Federal Election Deadlines” chart. For special federal elections, visit FVAP.gov for specific deadlines.

You can mail, email or fax your State absentee ballot to your election official.

Contact information can be found in the “Local Election Offices” section. If you do not have access to a fax machine to fax your election official directly, you may use the DoD Fax Service to fax your ballot. Overseas Uniformed Service members can request to have the Prepaid Mail Label 11-DoD applied to the general election ballot. Additional information about this label can be found in the “Important Information” section.

10/09/2020 FWAB Submission - How and where to submit your FWAB (email)

Email your FWAB: Scan the signed Voter's Declaration/Affirmation and the FWAB into your computer. Be sure to also include the Electronic Transmission Sheet with secrecy waiver. Email this ballot package directly to your election official.

Chapter 3, Guide for Voting Assistance Officers

Change Date Section Updated Change
01/22/2020 Updates to Chapter 3 Content

Click here to view the latest chapter 3 changes

07/27/2020 Updates to Chapter 3 Content

Click here to view the latest chapter 3 changes

07/28/2020 Updates to Chapter 3 Content

Click here to view the latest chapter 3 changes

11/09/2020 Updates to Chapter 3 Content

Click here to view the latest chapter 3 changes

11/09/2020 Updates to Chapter 3 Content

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Appendix

Embassy Consulate

Change Date Section Updated Change
10/14/2020 Updated U.S. Embassy and Consulate Email Addresses

Country: Brazil
Post: Rio de Janeiro
Email: VoteRiodeJaneiro@state.gov

10/14/2020 Updated U.S. Embassy and Consulate Email Addresses

Country: Brazil
Post: Rio de Janeiro
Email: VoteRiodeJaneiro@state.gov