Published October 06, 2016
The Director, Federal Voting Assistance Program, administers the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act, or UOCAVA on behalf of the Secretary of Defense. The UOCAVA requires that the states and territories allow certain U.S. citizens, as defined below, to register and vote absentee in elections for Federal office. These groups include:
·Members of the Uniformed Services (including Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Merchant Marine)
·Commissioned Corps of the Public Health Service, and Commissioned Corps of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
·Eligible family members of the above
·U.S. citizens employed by the Federal Government residing outside the U.S., and
·All other private U.S. citizens residing outside the U.S.
For additional information, visit http://www.fvap.gov.
Hanscom Air Force Base voter point-of-contacts:
Shelley Lewis-Johnson, 781-225-5640 Paul Doherty, 781-225-4715
For specific questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org
(Updated October 2016)