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Time off for voting

Employees who begin their work day less than 3 hours after polls open and finish less than 3 hours before polls close are entitled to up to 3 hours paid leave to vote. The employee must request leave by noon the day before Election Day. The employer can set the time for leave to vote.

2014 Important Events Calendar

EventDate
April 2014 Dates
Filing deadline for primary Ballot access - NoonApril 3, 2014 -
Independent Filing deadline for General Election - NoonApril 3, 2014
May 2014 Dates
County Primary Election Day.May 6, 2014
July 2014 Dates
Ballot RequestJuly 31, 2014 -
RegistrationJuly 31, 2014
August 2014 Dates
Ballot ReturnAugust 7, 2014 -
Congressional PrimaryAugust 7, 2014
October 2014 Dates
RegistrationOctober 28, 2014 -
Ballot RequestOctober 28, 2014
November 2014 Dates
November General Election DayNovember 4, 2014
Ballot ReturnNovember 4, 2014
Tennessee

Poll Hours: 7:00 AM-7:00 PM

    Bring Appropriate identification with you to the polls

    • Beginning January 1, 2012, all voters must present an ID containing the voter's name and photograph when voting at the polls, whether voting early or on Election Day

    Any of the following IDs may be used, even if expired:

    • Tennessee drivers license with your photo
    • United States Passport
    • Photo ID issued by the Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security
    • Photo ID issued by the federal or any state government
    • United States Military photo ID
    • State-issued handgun carry permit with your photo

    What IDs are not acceptable?

    • College student IDs and photo IDs not issued by the federal or a state government are NOT acceptable.

    Who is exempt?

    • Voters who vote absentee by mail (view requirements here)
    • Voters who are residents of a licensed nursing home or assisted living center and who vote at the facility
    • Voters who are hospitalized
    • Voters with a religious objection to being photographed
    • Voters who are indigent and unable to obtain a photo ID without paying a fee

    Click here for additional information


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