Voting in Wyoming
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- 1 Registration
- 2 Voting on Election Day
- 3 Absentee voting
- 4 Early voting
- 5 Recent news
- 6 See also
- 7 External links
- 8 References
For full information about voting in Wyoming, contact your state election agency.
To vote in Wyoming, you must meet the following requirements:
—Wyoming Secretary of State
When and where
The deadline for registration is 15 days prior to the election. There are three ways to register to vote in Wyoming:
- Register in person
- Voters may register to vote in the office of the county clerk or town clerk within their county of residence.
- Voters may also print out a Voter Registration Form and hand deliver the form to the county clerk in their county of residence. The form must be signed in front of the county clerk.
- Register by mailing a completed form to the county clerk
- Register at the polls on Election Day
- Wyoming allows qualified voters to register at the polls on Election Day. Bring an acceptable form of ID to the polls (for example: driver license, passport).
As of March 2015, Wyoming is one of 30 states that have not implemented full online voter registration.
Voting on Election Day
- See also: Voter identification laws by state
Photo and non-photo identification is acceptable in Wyoming. Identification must include the voter's name and address. Valid forms of identification include the following: a photo ID, a United States passport, an identification card from a state university, a Social Security card, a current utility bill, a current bank statement, etc.
- See also: State Poll Opening and Closing Times
- See also: Absentee voting
All voters are eligible to vote absentee in Wyoming. There are no special eligibility requirements for voting absentee.
Military and overseas voting
For full details regarding military and overseas voting, visit the Federal Voting Assistance Program.
- See also: Early voting
Wyoming is one of 34 states that has early voting with no specific requirements as to who can vote early. Early voting begins 40 days before an election and ends on Election Day. The average number of days prior to an election that voters can cast an early ballot is 21 days in states with a definitive starting date.
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Elections in Wyoming
- Wyoming elections, 2016
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- Wyoming elections, 2013
- Wyoming elections, 2012
- Wyoming Secretary of State, "Voting," accessed June 10, 2014
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
- Wyoming Secretary of State, "Rules for Identification for Election Purposes," accessed June 10, 2014
- Wyoming Secretary of State, "2014 Wyoming Voter's Guide," accessed January 27, 2015
- Wyoming Secretary of State, "Polling Place Locator," accessed January 3, 2014
- National Conference of State Legislatures Website, "State Primary Election Types," accessed January 6, 2014
- Fair Vote, "Congressional and Presidential Primaries: Open, Closed, Semi-Closed, and 'Top Two,'" accessed January 6, 2014
- Ballotpedia research conducted December 26, 2013, through January 3, 2014, researching and analyzing various state websites and codes.
- Wyoming Secretary of State, "Absentee Voting Information," accessed December 17, 2013
- Long Distance Voter, "Wyoming Absentee Ballot Guide," accessed December 17, 2013
- Long Distance Voter, "Early Voting Calendar," accessed January 27, 2015
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