Election Laws

Voter ID Laws 2012

Map of Voter ID requirements by state

Map of Student ID acceptance by state

Section 203 of the Voting Rights Act - Providing Election Materials and Assistance in Different Languages

Federal Register Notice with covered languages by jurisdiction effective October 13, 2011
(based on the 2010 Census)

California Counties and Languages Covered currently
(based on the 2010 Census)

California Counties and Languages Covered from July 2002- October 2011
(based on the 2000 Census)

Changes in language requirements after 2010 Census

Court Cases

Voter ID case decided 4-28-08

Help America Vote Act (HAVA)

Help America Vote Act of 2002

The National Voter Registration Act (NVRA)

The National Voter Registration Act Of 1993

California Law

California Elections Code (Statutes)

California Code of Regulations
(see TITLE 2 - ADMINISTRATION, DIVISION 7 - SECRETARY OF STATE, CHAPTERS 1-7 & 8.1)

Voter Bill of Rights-California

Voter Rights

CA Legislation

2007-2008 Session

2009-2010 Session

2011-2012 Session