Specifically, this Article investigates the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (NVRA), (5) the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA
,6) and the Help America Vote Act (HAVA) (7) (collectively, the "federal election statutes").
The National Defense Authorization Act for 2010 made numerous amendments to UOCAVA
and also amended HAVA to authorize appropriations to achieve compliance on the new military and overseas voting requirements.
These provisions for UOCAVA
voters would also benefit people with many different disabilities, by allowing them to manage their election participation in their own time and using their own technology.
Amendment to extend UOCAVA
and the MOVE Act to cover state and local
The strategic plan for 2008 and 2009 contained four general goals, including encouraging adoption of FVAP legislative initiatives in order to facilitate UOCAVA
voting and improving marketing and outreach efforts.
interesting because both the NVRA and UOCAVA
(34) In an examination of absentee voting in California, researchers found that UOCAVA
voters were roughly two times more likely to not return a requested absentee ballot and approximately three times more likely to have that ballot challenged when compared to non-UOCAVA voters.
For instance, a Republican administration might choose to devote DOJ's resources primarily to enforcing UOCAVA
, a statute that largely benefits Republican-leaning military voters, (56) and choose not to devote resources to enforcing Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act for the purpose of challenging ex-felon disfranchisement, challenges that would largely benefit Democratic voters.
Kad je rijec o mladima, autorica uocava
da oni svoje identitete konstruiraju i uporabom vec spomenutih specificnih jezicnih elemenata poput psovki, kolokvijalizama ili dijalektizama.
The statutes require states to take a strong oversight role in relation to their local governments' election administration, in a number of significant areas: registration (NVRA, HAVA), voting systems (HAVA), and absentee ballots (UOCAVA
Several states, following the model set by the federal Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA
) for overseas voters, (245) have adopted this materiality principle with respect to misspellings in the name of a write-in candidate.