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Section 168.492a

MICHIGAN ELECTION LAW (EXCERPT)
Act 116 of 1954


168.492a Registration of persons confined in jail.

Sec. 492a.

  An individual who is confined in a jail and who is otherwise a qualified elector may, before trial or sentence, register to vote. The individual is considered a resident of the city or township, and address, at which he or she resided before confinement. An individual who is confined in a jail after being convicted and sentenced is not eligible to register to vote.


History: Add. 1975, Act 178, Imd. Eff. July 25, 1975 ;-- Am. 2018, Act 125, Eff. Dec. 31, 2018
Popular Name: Election Code


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