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Authors and Status
A bill for an act
proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article VII, section 1;
requiring voters to present photographic identification; providing photographic
identification to voters at no charge; requiring equal verification standards for
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Every person 18 years of age or more who has been a citizen of the United
States for three months and who has resided in the precinct for 30 days next preceding an
election shall be entitled to vote in that
precinct. The place of voting by one otherwise qualified who has changed his
residence within 30 days preceding the election shall be prescribed by law. The following
persons shall not be entitled or permitted to vote at any election in this state: A person not
meeting the above requirements; a person who has been convicted of treason or felony,
unless restored to civil rights; a person under guardianship, or a person who is insane or
not mentally competent.