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Subdivision 1.Requirements.

Except as provided in subdivision 2, an individual who meets the following requirements at the time of an election is eligible to vote. The individual must:

(a) be 18 years of age or older;

(b) be a citizen of the United States; and

(c) maintain residence in Minnesota for 20 days immediately preceding the election.

Subd. 2.Not eligible.

The following individuals are not eligible to vote. Any individual:

(a) convicted of treason or any felony whose civil rights have not been restored;

(b) under a guardianship in which the court order revokes the ward's right to vote; or

(c) found by a court of law to be legally incompetent.

Subd. 3.Penalty.

Any individual who votes who knowingly is not eligible to vote is guilty of a felony.

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