If you were convicted of a felony in a state or federal court, you are barred from voting:
- While incarcerated
- While on parole
- While on probation
If you were convicted of a misdemeanor, you never lose the right to vote.
Registering or Re-Registering Post-Sentence
Once you have completed your felony sentence, you can register or re-register to vote.
- Vote because your voice is important and deserves to be heard.
- Vote so that the needs of your community are addressed by those in office.
- Vote to empower yourself, your family and your community.
- You do not need to show any special documentation.
Register to vote at your post office, public assistance office or Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV), or download a voter registration form.
Additional Information & Assistance
For more information or assistance, contact:
ACLU of Kansas and Western Missouri
3601 Main Street
Kansas City, MO 64111