voter ID law
Legal Definition of voter ID law
: a law requiring a voter to provide proof of his or her identity as a registered voter before casting a ballot —called also voter identification law
Additional Notes on voter id law
Requirements vary among the states that have voter ID laws. Some require government-issued identification with a photograph (such as a driver's license) while some accept less formal forms (such as bank statements).
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