Indiana elections, 2013
|On the 2013 ballot|
Exceptions include special elections.
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- See also: Absentee Voting
You are eligible to vote absentee in an election if you cannot make it to the polls on the day of an election for one of the following reasons:
—Indiana Election Division
Military and overseas voting
For full details regarding military and overseas voting, visit the Federal Voting Assistance Program.
- See also: Early voting
Indiana is one of the 33 states (plus the District of Columbia) that permit early voting in some form. Early voting begins 29 days before an election and ends on the day prior to the election.
Elections Performance Index
Indiana ranked 36th out of the 50 states and District of Columbia in the Pew Charitable Trusts' Elections Performance Index (EPI), based on the 2012 elections. The EPI examines election administration performance and assigns an average percentage score based on 17 indicators of election performance. These indicators were chosen in order to determine both the convenience and integrity of these three phases of an election: registration, voting and counting. Indiana received an overall score of 60 percent.
- Indiana Election Division, "Absentee Voting," accessed December 19, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
- Indiana Election Division, "The Absentee Voter's Bill of Rights," accessed December 19, 2013
- Long Distance Voter, "Early Voting Rules: Indiana," accessed December 19, 2013
- Pew Charitable Trusts, "Election Performance Index Report," accessed April 23, 2014