June 14, 2013 - Alexandria, Va. - The redesign of the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) (SF-76) and Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB) (SF-186) forms is nearly complete. Thanks to all those who commented on both the content and design of the draft forms during the 60-day comment period. The feedback helped optimize the forms' usability and intuitiveness.

All comments are posted in the current 30-day Federal Register announcement, which is the last notice prior to final review and approval by the Office of Management and Budget. The June 2013 draft versions of the FPCA and FWAB can be found at the links below under "Supporting/Related Materials" (lower right side of the page):

FPCA: https://federalregister.gov/a/2013-14041

FWAB: https://federalregister.gov/a/2013-14042

To submit comments and suggestions:

Online: Feedback must be submitted on the Federal eRulemarking Portal. Use the links above or http://www.regulations.gov.

Mail: Ms. Jasmeet Seehra
Desk Officer for DoD
Office of Management and Budget
New Executive Office Building, Room 10236
Washington, DC 20503

Please do not send comments directly to FVAP.


For more information on FVAP or assistance with the absentee voting process, visit FVAP.gov for live chat assistance, call FVAP at 1-800-438-VOTE or DSN 425-1584 (CONUS)/312-425-1584 (OCONUS), or email vote@fvap.gov. Remember, you also can contact your unit or installation voting assistance officers for assistance during any step of the process.


PDF version of FVAP News Release #11