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