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Election Law @ Moritz

Election Law @ Moritz

2008 Key Questions for Key States


Registration Deadline

30 days before election

Applicants must register 30 days prior to the election in order to vote in person at the polls on election day. RCW 29A.08.140. However, from 29 days until 15 days prior to the election, applicants may go in person to register to vote absentee. Registrants apply for an absentee ballot in the same visit. RCW 29A.08.145.

Information for Washington

Special Features

Institutional Arrangements

Voter Registration


Provisional Ballots

Early and Absentee Voting

Voting Technology

Polling Place Operations

Ballot Security

Emergency Preparedness

Post-Election Processes