NASS Resolution Establishing the Fourth Tuesday of September as National Voter Registration Day
Approved July 2014; Reauthorized July 2019
WHEREAS, the nation’s Secretaries of State who serve as chief state elections officials are committed to encouraging voter registration and increasing access to elections; and
WHEREAS, the NASS Elections Committee highlights new and innovative methods of registration, as well as continuing efforts by state and local election officials to play an active role in registering qualified citizens; and
WHEREAS, the need for public information and education on voter registration is extremely critical as Americans prepare to take part in the November elections;
THEREFORE, NOW BE IT RESOLVED THAT the National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS) shall declare, in accordance with our observation of September as National Voter Registration Month, the fourth Tuesday of September as National Voter Registration Day.
- Reauthorized July 3rd, 2019 in Santa Fe, New Mexico
- EXPIRES: Summer 2024