Elections have consequences. The first step to making sure your voice is heard is to register to vote.
To be eligible to register in Texas, you must:
- be a United States citizen;
- be a resident of the county where you submit the application;
- be at least 17 years and 10 months old, and you are 18 years of age on Election Day;
- not be a convicted felon (you may be eligible to vote if you have completed your sentence, probation, and parole); and
- have not been declared by a court exercising probate jurisdiction to be either totally mentally incapacitated or partially mentally incapacitated without the right to vote.
Click here for more information on registering to vote in Texas.
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To be eligible to register to vote in Louisiana you must:
- be a U.S. citizen;
- be 17 years old (16 years old if registering in person at the Registrar of Voters Office or at the Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles), but must be 18 years old to vote;
- not be under an order of imprisonment for conviction of a felony or, if under such an order not have been incarcerated pursuant to the order within the last five years and not be under an order of imprisonment related to a felony conviction for election fraud or any other election offense pursuant to La. R.S. 18:1461.2;
- not be under a judgment of full interdiction for mental incompetence or partial interdiction with suspension of voting rights; and
- reside in the state and parish in which you seek to register.
Click here for more information on registering to vote in Louisiana.
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