New York State Mail-In Voting Information for the Presidential Election 2020
Early voting: October 24ľNovember 1
Voter registration deadline: Postmarked by October 9 and received by October 14
Absentee voting: Applications for mail-in ballots must be postmarked by October 27, and the deadline for in-person requests is November 2. Completed ballots must be postmarked by November 2 and received by November 10. Absentee ballots that are delivered in-person must be received by November 3. New York accepted COVID-19 related illness, including fear of catching the virus, as a valid excuse to vote by mail in the primary election. The state legislature is still struggling to account for the primary's postmark problems and has not yet decided if it will extend the rule changes into the general election.
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