S: Voting Registration Guide
BC: Sources: | http://www.ncsbe.gov/content.aspx?id=48 | http://www.registrar.appstate.edu/voting.html
1: Before registering to vote, ask yourself these questions: | am I a U.S. citizen? Have I been a resident of North Carolina and this county for 30 days before the election? Will I be at least 18 years old by the next general election? Am I registered nor will I vote in any other county or state? Have I been convicted of a felony, my rights of citizenship have been restored?
2: If you're qualified to vote, the following items are required: | To be eligible to vote in the county you are registering in, you must have resided in that county for at least 30 days before the day of the election. If you are registering by mail, and cannot provide a valid ID number in Section 3, you must submit a copy of one of the following forms of current and valid identification with this application. If you do not provide this information, you will be required to provide one of these forms of ID to an election official when you vote for the first time in this county: - A current and valid photo identification - A current utility bill, or bank statement, government check or paycheck, or a government docu-ment that shows your name and address as it appears on this application.
3: If you have everything required, the least thing you need to know are the deadlines. | In order to be eligible to vote in an election, this form must be postmarked at least 25 days before the election, or hand delivered or faxed to the local board of elections office no later than 5:00 P.M. on the 25th day before the election. If faxed, the original must be received no later than 20 days before the election.