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Opinion Letter from the NYS Board of Elections re: Voting Rights of Individuals on Federal Post-Release Supervision (New York State Board of Elections) (1996)

  • Organization: New York State Board of Elections
  • Document Type: Statute/regulation/other law
  • Date Created: Monday, February 04, 2008
  • Submitted: Monday, February 04, 2008
  • Attachment(s): PDF

This letter reflects the Board of Election's opinion that New York State residents who have been convicted of a federal felony and are on federal post-release supervision are entitled to register and vote based on the argument that federal supervised releasees have completed their terms of imprisonment.

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