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County Elections and Voter Registration
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Jenise Miller
Elections Administrator
County Voter Registrar



1410 W. Pearl St.
Granbury, TX  76048

Ph: (817) 408-2525
Fx: (817) 408-2592

Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
One of the most important functions of county government is to oversee the electoral process. The Elections Department is responsible for conducting:
  • All elections at the federal, state, and county levels
  • Certain other elections that contract with Hood County for election services
  • Voter registration 

 

To find out if you are a Registered Voter and where you may go vote CLICK HERE 

Hood County voters use iVotronics from Election Systems and Software to cast their ballot.  If you would like to get familiar with how to use the iVotronics before you come to vote, click here, or to watch a video click here.




**Vote Centers in Hood County**


What does this mean to you? On Election Day, any Hood County registered voter may go to any one of the 10 polling locations in Hood County and vote.  You do not have to go to your specific precinct.  It is like early voting, but on Election Day!! Click here for a printable flyer with the list of polling location in Hood County.  Click here for a Hood County map of the locations.
   


Photo Identification Required for Voting in Person -
New Rules August 10, 2016
On August 10, 2016 a federal district court entered an order changing the voter identification requirements for all elections held in Texas after August 10, 2016 until further notice.  As a result, voters who have obtained an acceptable form of photo identification for voting listed below are still required to present it in order to vote in person in all Texas election.  The acceptable form of photo identification may be expired up to four years.  Voters who have not been able to obtain one of the forms of acceptable photo identification listed below, and have a reasonable impediment obtaining such identification, may present a supporting form of identification and execute a Reasonable Impediment Declaration, noting the voter's reasonable impediment to obtaining an acceptable form of photo identification, and stating that the voter is the same person on the presented supporting form of identification.

 View the ID required for Texas Voters flyer or visit votetexas.gov for more information. 

This requirement is effective immediately!

List of acceptable forms of photo ID:

  • Texas driver license issued by the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS)
  • Texas Election Identification Certificate issued by DPS
  • Texas personal identification card issued by DPS
  • Texas license to carry a handgun issued by DPS
  • United States military identification card containing the person’s photograph
  • United States citizenship certificate containing the person’s photograph
  • United States passport

With the exception of the U.S. citizenship certificate, the identification must be current or not expired more than four years.

Election Identification Certificates are available from DPS driver license offices during regular business hours.  Find mobile station locations here.

Here is a list of the supporting forms of ID that can be presented if the voter cannot obtain, and has a reasonable impediment to obtaining one of the forms of acceptable photo ID:    

  • Valid voter registration certificate
  • Certified birth certificate (must be an original)
    • Copy of or original current utility bill
    • Copy of or original bank statement
    • Copy of or original government check
    • Copy of or original paycheck
    • Copy of or original government document with your name and an address (original required if it contains a photograph)
  • After presenting a supporting form of ID, the voter must execute a Reasonable Impediment Declaration.

     



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