Chapter 29A.08 RCW

VOTERS AND REGISTRATION

Sections
DEFINITIONS
Minimum information required for voter registration.
Mailing, date and method.
Notices, various.
GENERAL PROVISIONS
Official list, secretary of stateCounty auditor.
Applicant information for registrationProvisional registrationException.
Auditor's procedure.
Voters without traditional residential addresses.
Registration by other than auditor or secretary of state.
Registration by mail.
Registration electronically.
Database of voter registration records.
Count of registered votersInactive voters.
Updating information.
Voter registration deadlines.
Expense of registration.
No link between voter and ballot choice.
Party affiliation not required.
FORMS
ApplicationContents.
ApplicationFormat.
Oath of applicant.
Production, supply, and distribution.
Information in foreign languages.
MOTOR VOTER AND REGISTRATION AT STATE AGENCIES
Voter registration in state offices, colleges.
Registration or transfer at designated agenciesForm and application.
Registration at designated agenciesProcedures.
Registration or update of registration with driver's license or identification card application or renewal.
Duties of department of licensing, secretary of state.
TRANSFERS AND NAME CHANGES
Address change within countyTransfer by telephone or email.
Transfer to another county.
Voter name change.
CANCELLATIONS
Death.
Incapacitation, guardianship.
Felony convictionProvisional and permanent restoration of voting rights.
Records preservation.
LIST MAINTENANCE
Dual registration or voting detection.
"Active," "inactive" registered voters.
Change of address information for mail ballotsAssignment of voter to inactive statusConfirmation notice.
Voting by inactive or canceled voters.
Return of inactive voter to active statusCancellation of registration.
Confirmation noticesForm, contents.
Confirmation noticeResponse, auditor's action.
PUBLIC ACCESS TO REGISTRATION RECORDS
Originals and automated filesPublic disclosure.
Registration, voting recordsAs public recordsInformation furnishedRestrictions, confidentiality.
Violations of restricted use of registered voter dataPenaltiesLiabilities.
Computer fileDuplicate copyRestrictions and penalties.
Records concerning accuracy and currency of voters lists.
Use and maintenance of statewide list.
CHALLENGES
Basis for challenging a voter's registrationWho may bring a challengeChallenger duties.
Times for filing challengesHearingsTreatment of challenged ballots.
County auditor to publish voter challenges on the internetOngoing notification requirements.
County auditor dutiesDismissal of challengesNotificationHearingsCounting or cancellation of ballots.
Challenge of registrationForms, availability.
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