Do I need to provide ID when voting by absentee ballot in Kansas

Yes. Every voter must now provide a valid form of identification, with the exception of: persons with a permanent physical disability that makes it impossible for them to travel to obtain voting identification and who have permanent advance voting status; members of the merchant marine and uniformed service memberswho are on active duty and absent from the county on election day, as well as their spouses and dependents; and any voter whose religious beliefs prohibit photographic identification.Yes. When you apply for your absentee ballot, you must provide your current and valid Kansas driver's license number, nondriver's identification card number, or a photocopy of any ID listed below.The following forms of ID are valid if they contain the name and photograph of the voter and have not expired:* driver's license issued by Kansas or another state; state identification card; government-issued concealed carry handgun or weapon license; U.S. passport; employee badge or identification document issued by a government office or agency; military ID; student ID issued by an accredited postsecondary institution in Kansas; government-issued public assistance ID card. *Expired documents are valid if the bearer is aged 65 or older.*Expired documents are valid if the bearer is aged 65 or older.

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