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Year Election
type
Voting
method
First
year
Comments
2000
  • Presidential
  • Legislative
  • Sub-national
  • Referendums
  • Postal
  • e-voting
1942 Regulations for voting from abroad has not changed since 1986, except the introduction of e-voting in 2000 for Presidential elections.
1986
  • Presidential
  • Legislative
  • Sub-national
  • Referendums
Postal 1942 Although UOCAVA (enacted in 1986) is for federal elections, most states and territories have their own laws allowing citizens covered by UOCAVA to register and vote absentee in state and local elections as well.

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