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VOTER REGISTRATION INFORMATIONABSENTEE BALLOT INFORMATIONEARLY VOTING INFORMATION
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StateOfficial election calendarsOnlineIn personMail - Postmarked byMail Received byIf you miss the deadlinesVoter reg notesAbsentee ballot application - by mailAbsentee ballot application - in personAbsentee ballot application - onlineVoted absentee ballot is dueAbsentee ballot notesEarly Voting StartsEarly Voting EndsEarly voting notes
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Alabamahttp://alabamavotes.gov/downloads/election/2016/2016VoterGuide.pdf2016-10-242016-10-242016-10-242016-11-032016-11-07N/AN/A
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Alaskahttp://elections.alaska.gov/doc/forms/H11.pdf.2016-10-092016-10-092016-10-09called the SOS. Forms must be RECEIVED by 10/9, not just postmarked.2016-10-292016-11-08http://elections.alaska.gov/vi_bb_by_mail.php2016-10-242016-11-08Most absentee early vote and in-person voting sites open 15 days before Election Day and remain open through Election Day. Times and dates may vary depending on the location and/or community. http://elections.alaska.gov/vi_ea_ev_ip_about.php
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Arizonahttp://www.azsos.gov/elections/elections-calendar-upcoming-events2016-10-102016-10-102016-10-10called the SOS. All LEO offices are open Sat/Sunday/Monday. Forms must be RECEIVED by 10/10, not just postmarked.2016-10-282016-11-08Ballot should be mailed the Wed before the election to make sure it is received by election day
-Info from AZ SOS office
2016-10-122016-11-04
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Arkansashttp://www.sos.arkansas.gov/elections/documents/2016electioncalendar.pdfN/A2016-10-112016-10-122016-11-012016-11-072016-11-08http://www.sos.arkansas.gov/elections/Pages/absenteeVoting.aspx2016-10-242016-11-07http://www.sos.arkansas.gov/news/Documents/Voting%20101%202014%20Revised.pdf
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California2016-10-242016-10-242016-10-242016-11-012016-11-08http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/voter-registration/vote-mail/. Ballots will be counted as long as they are postmarked by election day and arrive no later than 3 days afterwardVARIES BY COUNTY2016-11-07Some counties offer early voting at a few locations before Election Day.
http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/voting-info/ways-vote/
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Coloradohttp://www.sos.state.co.us/pubs/elections/vote/electionFactSheet.html2016-10-312016-11-082016-10-31You can register and cast a ballot after the official deadline by appearing in-person at a Voter Service and Polling Center during the Early Voting period or on Election Day. Contact your Local Election Official if you have any questions.10/8 seems like the safest bet.2016-11-08Ballots mailed week of 10/17. If requesting a change of mailing address, should be done ASAP. There is no official deadline, but address changes after first week of October may not be processed by county in time.2016-10-242016-11-08
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Connecticut2016-11-012016-11-082016-11-01If the voter registration deadline has passed, you can still register to vote in person at the office of yourLocal Election Official at any point until Election Day. Contact yourLocal Election Official if you have any questions.2016-11-072016-11-08this seems backwardN/AN/A
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Delawarehttp://elections.delaware.gov/calendar/2016ElectionCalendar.pdf2016-10-152016-10-152016-10-152016-11-042016-11-08N/AN/AIn Delaware, if you cannot vote in person on Election Day, you can vote absentee in-person, but you must have an excuse. Absentee voting starts as soon as absentee ballots are available, and ends the day before Election Day.
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District of Columbiahttps://www.dcboee.org/popup.asp?url=/pdf_files/GeneralElectionCalendar_110816.pdf2016-10-112016-11-082016-10-11If you have missed the voter registration deadline, you can still register to vote and a cast a ballot at the same time during early voting or on Election Day. Simply go to your regular polling place or early voting site to register and vote. Contact your Local Election Officialif you have any questions.2016-11-012016-11-08https://www.dcboee.org/voter_info/index.asp2016-10-222016-11-04You can vote early starting Oct 22 at One Judiciary Square and Oct 28 at all other locations. Early voting ends Nov 4.
https://www.dcboee.org/ev/
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Floridahttp://dos.myflorida.com/elections/for-voters/election-dates/N/A2016-10-182016-10-182016-11-022016-11-08http://dos.myflorida.com/elections/for-voters/voting/vote-by-mail/2016-10-242016-11-06Depending on your county, early voting starts between Oct 24 and Oct 29, and ends on either Nov 5 or Nov 6
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Georgiahttp://sos.ga.gov/index.php/elections/2016_election_dates2016-10-112016-10-112016-10-112016-11-042016-11-08Dates confirmed by phonecall with GA SOS Elections division2016-10-172016-11-04http://sos.ga.gov/elections/CountyContacts/AdvanceVotingDisplay.aspx
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Hawaiihttp://elections.hawaii.gov/about-us/calendar/2016-10-102016-10-102016-10-082016-11-012016-11-08http://elections.hawaii.gov/voters/early-voting/2016-10-252016-11-05
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Idahohttp://www.idahovotes.gov/deadlines.shtmlN/A2016-11-082016-10-14If you have missed the voter registration deadline, you can still register to vote and a cast a ballot at the same time during early voting or on Election Day. Simply go to your regular polling place or early voting site to register and vote. Contact your Local Election Officialif you have any questions.2016-11-022016-11-08VARIES BY COUNTY2016-11-04Clerk’s Office to see when they will begin Early Voting or In-Person Absentee Voting. Each County determines when they are going to begin these processes.

Betsie Kimbrough
State Election Director
Idaho Secretary of State’s Office

You can vote early from Oct 24–Nov 4. Some counties may start earlier than Oct 24.
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Illinoishttps://www.elections.il.gov/Downloads/ElectionInformation/PDF/2016ElectionCalendar.pdf
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http://elections.il.gov/CalendarEventsPage.aspx?Date=VVrgWQHvE%2fw9djEN46zjmju%2fkQfZ4PJK
2016-10-232016-11-082016-10-11"If you miss the deadline, contact your County Clerk or Board of Election Commissioners to see where you can register in person through Nov 8"

"required counties with populations of 100,000 or more that use electronic books for voter registration records to provide for same-day registration at all polling places"
http://www.elections.il.gov/ElectionInformation.aspx?ID=242016-11-032016-11-072016-11-082016-09-292016-11-07Sep 29–Nov 7
Sept 29 is the first day that you can vote at office of your County Board of Elections or Board of Election Commissioners or at temporary polling locations set up at the discretion of your election authority

Oct 24–Nov 7 you may vote at permanent polling places other than your County Board of Elections or Board of Election Commissioners
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Indiana2016-10-112016-10-112016-10-112016-10-312016-11-082016-10-122016-11-07
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Iowahttps://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/gencalendar2016.pdf2016-10-292016-11-082016-10-2410/29/2016If you have missed the voter registration deadline, you can still register to vote and a cast a ballot at the same time during early voting or on Election Day. Simply go to your regular polling place or early voting site to register and vote. Contact your Local Election Officialif you have any questions.2016-11-042016-11-082016-09-292016-11-07https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/electioninfo/absenteeinperson.html
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Kansashttp://www.voteks.org/calendar.html2016-10-182016-10-182016-10-182016-11-042016-11-082016-11-012016-11-07Advance Voting MAY begin as early as 10/19, but no later than 11/01
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Kentuckyhttp://elect.ky.gov/SiteCollectionDocuments/Election%20Calendars/2016%20Election%20Calendar%20(LSZ).final%20approval%201-22-2014.pdf2016-10-112016-10-112016-10-112016-11-012016-11-082016-10-212016-11-07YOU CAN ONLYL VOTE EARLY IF YOU CAN'T VOTE ON ELECTION DAY
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Louisiana2016-10-112016-10-112016-10-112016-11-042016-11-07http://www.sos.la.gov/ElectionsAndVoting/Vote/VoteByMail/Pages/default.aspx2016-10-252016-11-01http://www.sos.la.gov/ElectionsAndVoting/Vote/VoteEarly/Pages/default.aspx
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MaineN/A2016-11-082016-10-18If you have missed the voter registration deadline, you can still register to vote and a cast a ballot at the same time during early voting or on Election Day. To register under these rules, you must visit the office of your Local Election Official before voting. Contact your Local Election Official with any questions.2016-11-042016-11-082016-10-112016-11-07
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Maryland2016-10-182016-11-032016-10-182016-11-012016-11-042016-11-082016-10-272016-11-03
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Massachusetts2016-10-192016-11-032016-10-19You can register to vote in-person during early voting (October 27-November 3, 2016). If you can't register by the close of voter registration (October 18, 2016), go to an early voting center in the county where you live and bring a document that proves where you live. This document can be your MVA-issued license, ID card, or change of address card, or your paycheck, bank statement, utility bill, or other government document with your name and new address.2016-11-072016-11-082016-10-242016-11-04http://www.sec.state.ma.us/EarlyVotingWeb/EarlyVotingSearch.aspx
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MichiganN/A2016-10-112016-10-112016-11-052016-11-08N/AN/A
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Minnesota2016-10-182016-11-0810/18/2016If you have missed the voter registration deadline, you can still register to vote and a cast a ballot at the same time during the in-person absentee voting period or on Election Day. Simply go to your regular in-person absentee voting site -- or to your regular polling place -- to register and vote. Contact your Local Election Officialif you have any questions.2016-11-072016-11-082016-09-232016-11-07
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Mississippihttp://www.sos.ms.gov/Elections-Voting/Documents/2016%20Website%20Calendar.pdfN/A2016-10-082016-10-082016-11-072016-11-07https://www.sos.ms.gov/Elections-Voting/Documents/2016%20Website%20Calendar.pdf2016-10-292016-11-05YOU CAN ONLY VOTE EARLY IF YOU CAN'T VOTE IN PERSON ON ELECTION DAY
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Missouri2016-10-122016-10-122016-10-122016-11-022016-11-082016-10-272016-11-07YOU CAN ONLY VOTE EARLY IF YOU CAN'T VOTE IN PERSON ON ELECTION DAY
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MontanaN/A2016-11-082016-10-11If you have missed the voter registration deadline, you can still register to vote and a cast a ballot at the same time during early voting or on Election Day. You'll have to register at the office of your Local Election Official -- not at a polling place. Contact your Local Election Official for questions about the process or identification requirements.2016-11-072016-11-082016-10-112016-11-08
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Nebraska2016-10-212016-10-282016-10-212016-11-022016-11-082016-10-112016-11-07
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Nevada2016-10-182016-10-182016-10-082016-11-012016-11-082016-10-222016-11-04
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New HampshireN/A2016-11-082016-10-29If you have missed the voter registration deadline, you can still register to vote and a cast a ballot at the same time on Election Day. Simply go to your regular polling place or early voting site to register and vote. Contact your Local Election Official for questions about the process or identification requirements.???2016-11-08http://elections.mytimetovote.com/dates/new_hampshire.htmlN/AN/A
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New JerseyN/A2016-10-182016-10-182016-11-012016-11-072016-11-08N/AN/A-Confirmed by phonecall with NJ SOS office
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New Mexico2016-10-112016-10-112016-10-112016-11-042016-11-082016-10-112016-11-05
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New York2016-10-142016-10-142016-10-142016-11-012016-11-072016-10-072016-11-08YOU CAN ONLY VOTE EARLY IF YOU CAN'T VOTE IN PERSON ON ELECTION DAY
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North CarolinaN/A2016-10-142016-10-14There is now same-day registration during early voting: http://www.ncsbe.gov/Voting/Early-Voting2016-11-012016-11-08As long as it is POSTMARKED by election day, and in the office by 11/14, it will be counted2016-10-272016-11-05
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North DakotaN/AN/AN/A2016-11-072016-11-07VARIES BY COUNTY2016-11-07-Confirmed by phonecall with ND SOS office
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OhioN/A2016-10-112016-10-11You can register during the early voting period in Ohio. Debra to add info about this2016-11-052016-11-072016-10-122016-11-07
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OklahomaN/A2016-10-142016-10-142016-11-022016-11-082016-11-032016-11-05
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Oregon2016-10-182016-10-182016-10-182016-11-032016-11-08No official deadline, but voter should contact county to request absentee ballot ASAP as it takes some coordination to make sure ballots are mailed to correct address. Ballots mailed between 10/10 and 10/25. No ballot can be mailed after fifth day before election.
-Confirmed by phonecall to OR SOS office
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Pennsylvania2016-10-112016-10-112016-10-112016-11-012016-11-04N/AN/ANo Early voting in PA
-confirmed via phonecall with Dept. of State
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Rhode Island2016-10-092016-11-0810/9/2016Rhode Island General Law 17-1-3 allows an individual who has missed the voter registration deadline to register and vote for President/Vice-President only at their local Board of Canvassers on election day. This is only applicable for elections in which the office of President of the United States in on the ballot.2016-10-182016-11-08Rhode Island has a VERY early deadlineN/AN/ARI does not have Early voting. They do have Emergency Absentee voting from 10/19 through 11/07. Emergency absentee ballot can be requested in-person at Board of Canvassers.
-confirmed via phonecall to RI SOS office
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South Carolina2016-10-092016-10-082016-10-11Extended due to hurricane. Article here: http://www.scnow.com/news/local/article_24085ecc-8c11-11e6-936d-a3cbd8729be5.html2016-11-042016-11-04http://elections.mytimetovote.com/dates/south_carolina.html2016-10-102016-11-07YOU CAN ONLY VOTE EARLY IF YOU CAN'T VOTE IN PERSON ON ELECTION DAY
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South DakotaN/A2016-10-2410/24/20162016-11-072016-11-08No official dealin, but must be received by the County Auditor with enough time to deliver it to polling location before close of polls.
Confirmed via phonecall with SD SOS office
2016-09-232016-11-07in-person absentee
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TennesseeN/A2016-10-112016-10-112016-11-012016-11-08http://sos.tn.gov/products/elections/absentee-voting#72016-10-192016-11-03
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Texashttp://www.votetexas.govN/A2016-10-112016-10-112016-10-282016-11-08http://www.votetexas.gov/voting/when2016-10-242016-11-04http://www.votetexas.gov/voting/when
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Utah2016-11-012016-11-012016-10-112016-11-032016-11-07"must be postmarked the day before the election" -confirmed by phonecall with UT SOS office2016-10-252016-11-04
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Vermont2016-11-022016-11-022016-11-022016-11-072016-11-08https://www.sec.state.vt.us/elections/elections-calendar-of-events.aspx?month=11&year=2016&page=12016-09-232016-11-07
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Virginia2016-10-172016-10-172016-10-172016-11-012016-11-08http://elections.virginia.gov/casting-a-ballot/absentee-voting/index.html2016-09-232016-11-05YOU CAN ONLY VOTE EARLY IF YOU CAN'T VOTE IN-PERSON ON ELECTION DAY
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Washingtonhttps://www.sos.wa.gov/elections/calendar_list.aspx?y=2016.2016-10-102016-10-312016-10-0810/10 is a Sunday. Best to shoot for 10/8 to be safe. 2016-11-082016-11-08If a voter wants ballot to be mailed to an address other than the one at which they are regustered, request should be completed by 10/10 to ensure proper delivery. Returned ballots must be postmarked by 11/08.N/AN/ABallots mailed to voters on 10/21. Can be returned any time after that
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West Virginia2016-10-182016-10-182016-10-182016-11-022016-11-082016-10-262016-11-05
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WisconsinN/A2016-11-082016-10-19If the voter registration deadline has passed, you can still register to vote in person at the office of yourLocal Election Official at any time up to Election Day.2016-11-032016-11-082016-10-242016-11-04
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WyomingN/A2016-11-0810/24/2016TRUE2016-11-072016-11-08-Confirmed by phonecall with WY SOS office2016-09-292016-11-07
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