Rhode Island

Voter Laws and Registration Deadlines

You must:

  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Be a resident of Rhode Island for 30 days preceding the next election
  • Be 18 years old by election day
  • Be not serving a sentence, for which you are imprisoned, upon final conviction of a felony imposed on any date; nor serving any sentence, whether incarcerated or suspended, upon final conviction of a felony committed after November 5, 1986
  • Not have been lawfully judged to be mentally incompetent
  • STRICT PHOTO ID REQUIRED -– Those without acceptable ID may cast provisional ballots.
  • NO Early Voting

Registration Deadline: 30 days before the election

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