NASS Resolution Establishing September 24th, 2013 as National Voter Registration Day

Adopted on July 17th, 2013 / Amended and re-adopted on July 21st, 2013 

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 Voter Participation Committee supports 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, September 24th, 2013 as National Voter Registration Day. 

Adopted the 21st day of July, 2013 

in Anchorage, AK 

EXPIRES: Summer 2018