October 8, 2021View a list of important changes to Iowa election law passed by the 2021 Iowa legislature. These changes are effective immediately.
Can someone with a previous felony conviction vote?
Those with a prior felony conviction are only permitted to vote if their voting rights have been restored by the Governor. For more information about restoration of rights, contact the Governor’s office or visit the voter registration page on our website.
Can I pick up or request a ballot for someone else?
No. In Iowa you can only request an absentee ballot for yourself.