Photo Identification 

 

 

State of Alabama

New Photo Voter Identification Law

Alabama’s new law requiring electors to show a valid photo ID to is scheduled to go into effect beginning with the June 3, 2014 Primary Election.

ACCEPTABLE FORMS OF PHOTO ID ARE AS FOLLOWS

A valid driver’s license or non-driver identification card which was properly issued by the appropriate state or county department or agency

A valid Alabama Photo Voter Identification Card

A valid identification card issued by a branch, department, agency, or entity of the State of Alabama, any other state, or the United States authorized by law to issue personal identification, provided that such identification card contain a photograph of the elector

A valid U.S. Passport

A valid employee identification card containing the photograph of the elector and issued by any branch, department, agency, or entity of the U.S. government, the State of Alabama, or any county, municipality, board, authority, or other entity of this state

A valid student or employee identification card issued by a public or private college, university, or post graduate technical or professional school located within the State of Alabama, provided that such identification card contains a photograph of the elector

A valid U.S. military identification card, provided that such identification card contains a photograph of the elector

Or

A valid tribal identification card containing a photograph of the elector

Electors who do not have one of the preceding forms of photo identification and cannot afford to purchase one may obtain such at one of the following locations:

·         The county Board of Registrars office where the elector is registered to vote

·         The Secretary of State office at 600 Dexter Avenue, Montgomery, AL, (State Capitol)

·         At mobile locations to be provided by the Secretary of State office