Initiative #27 would amend the Mississippi Constitution to require voters to submit a government issued photo identification before being allowed to vote; provides that any voter lacking government issued photo identification may obtain photo identification without charge from the Mississippi Department of Public Safety; and exempts certain residents of state-licensed care facilities and religious objectors from being required to show photo identification in order to vote.
* This is the proposed ballot summary. Official summary will be updated once it is made available by the Secretary of State.
Should the Mississippi Constitution be amended to require a person to submit government issued photo identification in order to vote?
* This is the proposed measure text. Official text will be updated once it is made available by the Secretary of State.