Who can Vote in Illinois?
To register to vote, you must:
- Must Be a United States Citizen
- Must Be at least 18 years of age by Election Day
- Must have been a resident of the precinct at least 30 days prior to Election Day
- not be in prison/jail serving time for a conviction. (Note: Ex-convicts who have completed their sentences and who meet all other requirements listed above are eligible to register and vote in Illinois.)
ILLINOIS REGISTRATION DEADLINES:
Registration is open year around except during the 27 day period prior to an election and during the 2 day period after each election (1 day after in Chicago).
VOTER REGISTRATION LINKS:
Who can vote In Indiana?
In order to be eligible to register to vote, you must:
• be a citizen of the United States,
• be at least 18 years old on the day of the next general, municipal, or special election,
• have lived in your precinct for at least 30 days before the next general, municipal, or special election (except for certain military voters); and
• not currently be imprisoned after being convicted of a crime.
In order to register online, you must also possess a current and valid Indiana driver’s license or Indiana State identification card. The State of Indiana will use your digitized signature on-file with the Bureau of Motor Vehicles as your voter registration signature. Only the voter registration information you provide and your digitized signature will be sent to your county voter registration office upon concluding the online voter registration application process.
INDIANA REGISTRATION DEADLINES:
Registration is open all year throughout the County except during the 27 days preceding an election and reopens the second day following an election.
Under federal law, citizens may apply to register to vote by mailing in an application. When you register by mail your mail-in form must be postmarked prior to the close of registration. In addition, a person must vote for the first time in person and may not vote by mail, unless the person first provides sufficient proof of identity and the County Clerk verifies the person’s proof of identity.
LINK: Indiana Voters
Who can vote in Minnesota?
You must be:
- A U.S. citizen
- At least 18 years old on Election Day
- A resident of Minnesota for 20 days
- Finished with all parts of any felony sentence
You can vote while under guardianship unless a judge specifically has revoked your right to vote.
You cannot vote if a court has ruled that you are legally incompetent.
Minnesota Registration Deadline:
REGISTER ON ELECTION DAY
Link: Voting in Minnesota
Who can vote in OHIO?
WHAT ARE THE QUALIFICATIONS TO REGISTER AND TO VOTE IN OHIO?
You are qualified to register to vote in Ohio if you meet all the following requirements:
- You are a citizen of the United States;
- You will be at least 18 years old on or before the day of the next general election. (If you will be 18 on or before the general election, you may vote in the primary election to nominate candidates, but you cannot vote on issues or party central committees until you are 18);
- You will be a resident of Ohio for at least 30 days immediately before the election in which you want to vote;
- You are not incarcerated (in prison or jail) for a felony conviction under the laws of this state, another state, or the United States;
- You have not been declared incompetent for voting purposes by a probate court; and
- You have not been permanently disenfranchised for violating the election laws.
You are eligible to vote in elections held in your voting precinct 30 days after you are duly registered to vote in this state. You may request an absentee ballot during that 30 day period.
Link: Voting In Ohio
Ohio registration deadline:
Election Date: November 8, 2016
Registration Deadline: October 11, 2016
Who can vote in Michigan?
To register to vote in Michigan you must be:
• A resident of Michigan and the city or township where you are applying to register to vote.
• A citizen of the United States of America.
• At least 18 years of age (by election day).
• Not serving a sentence in jail or prison.
Michigan Registration Deadline:
Must register 30 days before election to vote in that election.
Link: Voting in Michigan