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VOTING QUALIFICATIONS.
An the States and Territories limit the suffrage to males of 21 years of age or over, and other qualifications are exacted as noted below.

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Previous residence required.

Persons excluded from suffrage.
In State In county. In town. In precinct.
1 yr.
3 mos.
30 d. 30 d. Convicted of treason, embezzlement of public

funds, malfeasance in office, larceny, brib.
ery, or other penitentiary offense and

idiots.
6 mos.
30 d.

1 mo. Idiots, insane and felons.
90 d.
30 d.

30 d. Insane, Chinese, or persons convicted of in

famous crime.

1 yr.

Arkansas.
California..

1 yr.

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Citizen,
or declared intention.

Citizen,
by nativity, naturaliza-
tion or Treaty of Que.
retaro.

Citizen,
or alien who has de

clared intention 4 mos.
before election.

Citizen,
of good moral character,

able to read any arti-
cle of Constitution or
statutes.

Citizen,
and paying county tax
after age of 22.

Citizen,
or alien who has de.

clared intention and
who has paid capita-
tion tax for 2 yrs.

Citizen.

Persons unable to read, convicted of forgery,

bribery, perjury, dueling, fraudulent bank. ruptcy, theft or other offense for which in

famous punishment is inflicted. Idiots, insane, paupers, felons.

Delaware.

1 yr.

1 mo.

- 6 mos.

10 d.

Florida.

1 yr.

6 mos.

6 mos.

10 d.

Persons not registered, or under guardianship,

insane, convicted of felony, bribery, perjury,
larceny, or any infamous crime.

Georgia...

1 yr.

6 mos.

6 mos.

10 d.

Idaho

Citizen.

6 mos.

30 d.

6 mos.

10 d.

Persons convicted of treason against the

State, or of a crime punishable by imprison.

ment, insane, delinquent taxpayers.
Chinese, uncivilized Indians, insane, persons

under guardianship or convicted of embez.
zlement of public funds, bribery or other in-
famous crime, unless restored to civil rights,
or confined in prison on conviction of crim.
inal offense, bigamists or polygamists and
those who encourage or belong to any

VOTING QUALIFICATIONS.-Continued.

Persons excluded from suffrage.
In State, In county. In town. In precinct.

society that encourages plural marriage
or teaches that the State laws are not
supreme in prescribing rules of civil con-

duct.
90 d. 6 mos.

30 d. Convicted of penitentiary crime, unless par

doned or restored to civil rights, or guilty of

bribery at elections. 6 mos. 90 d. 60 d.

30 d. Convicted of crime.

States.

Requirements as to

citizenship.

Previous residence required.

Illinois...

Citizen.

1 yr.

Indiana.

Citizen,
or who has resided in

U. S. 1 yr. and de-
clared intention.

Citizen.

Iowa.

6 mos.

60 d.

30 d.

30 d.

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Persons convicted of infamous crime, U. S.

soldiers and marines not bona fide resi.

dents.
Insane, persons under guardianship, convicted

of felony, or guilty of bribery or defraud
government, or who have voluntarily borne

arms against U.S. government.
Convicted of robbery, forgery, counterfeiting,

bribery, perjury, or other like crime.
Convicted of treason, embezzlement of public

funds, malfeasance in office, larceny, brib-
ery, illegal voting or other crime punishable
by hard labor or imprisonment in peniten-
tiary, and insane.
Women, minors, aliens, paupers, persons un.

der guardianship and Indians not taxed.
Persons under 21, convicted of larceny or

other infamous crime unless pardoned, per-
sons under guardianship, or lunatics, or non
compos mentis.
Aliens, persons under guardianship, paupers,

persons who cannot read the Constitution in English and write their names. (Women are allowed to vote for school committees.)

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VOTING QUALIFICATIONS.-Continued.

States.

Requirements as to

citizenship.

Previous residence required.

Persons excluded from suffrage.
In State. In county. In town. In precinct.
3 mos.
10 d.

6 mos. 10 d. Indians, duelists and abettors.

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4 mos.

10 d.

10 d.

10 d.

Citizen,
or alien who has de-

clared intention 6 mos.
before election and
has resided in U.S. 276
yrs.

Citizen,
or alien who has de-

clared intention, civil-
ized half-breeds and
civilized Indians after
judicial examination,
all to have resided in
U.S. 1 yr. (1)

Citizen. (2)

Convicted of treason or felony, unless restored

to civil rights, insane, and uncivilized Indians.

Mississippi..

2 yrs.

1 yr.

1 yr.

1 yr.(3)

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Convicted of bribery, burglary, theft, arson,

obtaining money or goods under false pre-
tenses, perjury, forgery, embezzlement or
bigamy, delinquent taxpayers and persons
not registered.
U.S. soldiers or sailors, paupers, persons con-

victed of felony or other infamous crime or
of misdemeanor, or violating right of suf-
frage, unless pardoned. A second convic-
tion of such crime or misdemeanor perma-

nently disfranchises.
Convicted of felony, unless pardoned, idiots or

insane, and after Aug. 17, 1894, aliens not
fully naturalized. Women vote at school

elections.
Lunatics, convicted of treason or felony, un-

less pardoned, U. S. soldiers and sailors.
Insane, convicted of felony or treason, unam-

nestied Confederates who bore arms against

the U.S.
Aliens and paupers and persons excused from

paying taxes at their own request.
Paupers, idiots, insane, or persons convicted

of crimes which exclude them from being

Nebraska.

6 mos.

40 d.

10 d.

10 d.

Nevada

6 mos.

30 d.

10 d.

10 d.

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VOTING QUALIFICATIONS.-Continued.

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1 yr.

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1 yr.

Requirements as to Previous residence required.

Persons excluded from suffrage. citizenship. In State. In county. In town. In precinct.

witnesses, unless pardoned or restored by

law to the right of suffrage. Citizen.

6 mos. 3 mos. 6 mos.

30 d. Pueblo Indians and persons sentenced for per

jury, forgery, arson, counterfeiting, larceny,

rape, or twice for petit larceny. Citizen

4 mos. 6 mos.

30 d. Convicted of bribery or other infamous crime, who was citizen 10 days.

unless pardoned, betters on elections, bribers

and bribed at elections. Citizen.

1 yr. 90 d. 6 mos.

30 d. Convicted of felony or other infamous crime. Citizen,

1 yr. 6 mos. 6 mos.

90 d. U. S. soldiers and sailors, persons under and alien who has de.

guardianship or those convicted of treason clared intention 1 yr.

or felony, unless restored to civil rights, and
and not more than 6

insane.
yrs. before election ;
civilized Indians who
have severed tribal
relations. (4)
Citizen.
30 d. 20 d.(5) 20 d.(5) Idiots, insane and felons, unless restored to

citizenship.
Citizens,

None. None. None. None. No express exceptions,
living in Oklahoma on
May 2, 1890.

White citizen,(6). 6 mos. None. None. None. Idiots, negroes, mulattoes and Chinamen, or
or white alien who has

persons convicted of penitentiary offense.
declared intention.
Citizen
1 yr.(7) None. None.

2 mos.

Guilty of bribery; if convicted of willful viola1 mo. and if 22 yrs. old

tion of election laws shall be deprived of
must have paid tax at

right of suffrage absolutely for 4 years.
least 1 mo. and not
more than 2 yrs, before
election.
Citizen.

2 yrs.
None.
6 mos.

2 mos. Paupers and all persons convicted of bribery

or any infamous crime, or fraudulent voting,

or sentenced to State's prison for one year. Citizen of the U.S.

1 yr. 60 d. 6 mos.

2 mos. Paupers, lunatics, convicted of treason or

other infamous crime, or of dueling. Citizen,

6 mos. 6 mos.

30 d. Persons under guardianship, insane, convicted or alien who has de

of treason or felony, unless pardoned. clared intention.

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1 yr.

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