Morton County, Kansas 1025 Morton St., Elkhart, KS 67950-1116 Phone 1-800-697-4807

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Rules Concerning Voter Registration Applications Submitted Without Proof of Citizenship

This notice covers persons who have applied to register to vote and have not yet provided proof of citizenship.  Due to recent court rulings, if you have applied to register to vote at a Kansas Division of Motor Vehicles office or if you have applied to register to vote using the „Federal Form„ voter registration application (as opposed to the standard ‚state form‚) and have not yet provided proof of citizenship, you are registered to vote for the November 8, 2016, general election.  Your name will appear on the poll book for your voting location and you will be given a standard ballot.  There is nothing further you need to provide subject only to further official notice.

If you have questions concerning your eligibility or this notice you may contact your local county election office or the Secretary of State's office at (800) 262-8683.

Party Changes Before Primary Are Limited

A new law passed in 2014 by the Kansas Legislature prohibits party members from switching parties during a period beginning on the candidate filing deadline through the date when the results of the August primary are certified.  The filing deadline normally is at noon on June 1st. Click Here to read the Notice from the Secretary of State.

Three (3) methods for you to cast your vote in the General Election

  1. Go to the polls and vote a ballot at your normal polling place.
  2. Go to the Courthouse when Advance Voting begins and vote your ballot in the County Clerk's Office.
  3. Call the County Clerk's Office and request a ballot be mailed to you.

Voting Locations

Voting Locations are: The Morton County Courthouse, 1025 Morton St., Elkhart, KS & The Rolla Activity Center, Washington St., Rolla, KS

Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Kansas Voter ID Law

Beginning in 2012, every voter must show a government-issued photo ID document when voting. A voter requesting a ballot by mail must either write his or her driver's license number on the application or send a copy of a photo ID to get a ballot. A voter age 65 and older may use an expired document. Certain individuals are exempt from the ID requirements. More information about the Kansas Voter ID Law, as well as a list of documents that may be used as photographic identification for purposes of voting in Kansas, may be found at http://www.voteks.org or http://www.gotvoterid.com.
  1. Kansas voters must show photographic identification when casting a vote in person; and
  2. Kansas voters must have their signature verified and include a copy of an acceptable form of photographic identification or provide a full Kansas driver's license or non-driver ID number when voting by mail.

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