Texas Coalition of Black Democratts
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Register To Vote
Texas election law provides for those individuals who are interested in registering to vote. The Texas Coalition of Black Democrats encourages all who qualify to register to vote if they haven't already.
To be eligible to register to vote you must be?
at least 18 years of age
a citizen of the United States
a resident of Texas
You must NOT be:
determined by a probate court to be totally mentally incapacitated or partially mentally incapacitated and thereby without the right to vote.
finally convicted of a felony or, if a felon, fully discharged of a sentence, including any term of incarceration, parole, supervision, completed period of probation, or have been pardoned (Texas Election Code, §13.031(d)). A person is not considered to have been fully convicted of an offense if adjudication of guilt was deferred (H.B. 1226, 82nd Leg.).
finally convicted of an identity theft offense (Texas Penal Code, § 32.51).
finally convicted of a Class A misdemeanor relating to performance-based compensation for voter registration (Texas Election Code, §13.008).