Title 21, Chapter 2, Section 216
(a) No person shall vote in any primary or election held in this
state unless such person shall be:
(1) Registered as an elector in the manner prescribed by law;
(2) A citizen of this state and of the United States;
(3) At least 18 years of age;
(4) A resident of this state and of the county or municipality in
which he or she seeks to vote; and
(5) Possessed of all other qualifications prescribed by law.
(b) In addition to the qualifications in subsection (a) of this Code
section, no person who has been convicted of a felony involving
moral turpitude may register, remain registered, or vote except upon
completion of the sentence and no person who has been judicially
determined to be mentally incompetent may register, remain
registered, or vote unless the disability has been removed.
(c) Any person who possesses the qualifications of an elector except
that concerning age shall be permitted to register to vote if such
person will acquire such qualification within six months after the
day of registration; provided, however, that such person shall not
be permitted to vote in a primary or election until the acquisition
of all specified qualifications.
(d) Notwithstanding any other provision of this article, any person
who was qualified and registered to vote on June 24, 1964, shall not
be required to reregister under the terms of this article unless
such person shall have become or becomes disqualified to vote by
reason of having been purged from the list of electors or for any
other reason whatsoever, in which event such person shall, in order
to become registered to vote, reregister under the terms of this
(e) If any citizen of this state begins residence in another state
after the thirtieth day next preceding any election for President
and Vice President and, for that reason, does not satisfy the
registration requirements of that state, such citizen shall be
allowed to vote for presidential and vice presidential electors, in
that election, in person in this state if such citizen satisfied, as
of the date of such citizen's change of residence, the requirements
to vote in this state, or by absentee ballot in this state if such
citizen satisfies, but for such citizen's nonresident status and the
reason for such citizen's absence, the requirements for absentee
voting in this state.
(f) No person shall remain an elector longer than such person shall
retain the qualifications under which such person registered.