Election Law Policies

The American Bar Association is constantly working to enhance the integrity and public perception of the electoral process and toward that end, has adopted the following policies.

Recent Policies

Voter Pre-Registration

American Bar Association, Adopted by the House of Delegates, February 17, 2020 Resolution. RESOLVED, That the American Bar Association urges federal, state, local, territorial, and tribal governments to enact legislation that provides, at a minimum, for eligible youth between the ages of 16 and 18 to preregister to vote

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Campaign Finance

Federal and State Campaign Finance

American Bar Association, Standing Committee on Election Law, Section of Business Law, Association of the Bar of the city of New York, Adopted by the House of Delegates, July 2000

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