How to vote from your hospital bed
STEPS TO VOTE
PATIENT VOTING TEAM
STATE LAW & LINKS
Code of Ala. § 17-11-3
With a valid excuse, all voters may submit an absentee ballot request up to five days before the election. Within five days of an election, voters with medical or work-related emergencies may qualify for an absentee ballot. If emergency workers are responding to an emergency, then they can to vote by absentee ballot.
IMPACT OF COVID-19
Here is how COVID-19 is affecting Patient Voting in this state:
Due to concerns over COVID-19, the state Runoff Election has been postponed to July 14, 2020. You can find more information here.
You may vote by absentee ballot if you meet the requirements of the application. Absentee ballot applications that have already been successfully submitted will be valid for the July 14, 2020 Runoff Election. All absentee ballot applications must be received by the close of business on Thursday, July 9. If delivered by hand, absentee ballots must be received by the Absentee Election Manager by the close of business Monday, July 13. If returning by mail, the last day to postmark an absentee ballot is Monday, July 13.