Can Felons Vote in Illinois
Below you will find information on voting rights for felons in Illinois. Where possible we have tried to simplify the answer as much as possible for you and give you the most direct answer of whether felons can vote in Illinois.
You will also find links to Illinois state operated websites for additional information, and links to information on restoring your right to vote in Illinois.
- A person convicted of a felony, or otherwise under sentence in a correctional institution or jail, shall lose the right to vote, which right shall be restored not later than upon completion of his sentence.
- Illinois Voter Registration: http://elections.il.gov/Default.aspx
- Illinois Pardons: https://www.illinois.gov/prb/Pages/prbexclemex.aspx