What is absentee voting?

Absentee voting is a voting method that involves voting on a day earlier than the actual election day.

Tennessee has two forms of absentee voting:

  1. Absentee in person, which is better known as early voting, and
  2. Absentee by mail, which is commonly called by-mail voting.

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1. What is absentee voting?
2. Who can vote absentee?
3. Am I registered to vote?
4. Where do I submit my request to vote absentee?
5. Can the ballot be hand delivered to the office?
6. What is the status of my Absentee Ballot?