Alaska Electoral SituationAbsentee ballots require an excuse: no
Early voting: yes
Felons: The State of Alaska prohibits felons currently on probation, in prison, or on parole from voting. Once individuals have completed their sentence, their right to vote is automatically restored.
ID Laws: All voters need: An official voter registration card, driver's license, state identification card, current and valid photo identification, birth certificate, passport, or hunting or fishing license; or an original or a copy of a current utility bill, bank statement, paycheck, government check, or other government document; an item exhibited under this paragraph must show the name and current address of the voter.
Mandatory poll worker/election official training: yes
Paper trail: yes
Provisional ballot validity determined by jurisdiction of voter, not precinct: yes
Registration deadline: The registration deadline is 30 days before the election.
Uniform voting system: yes