You can register to vote by absentee ballot if you meet any of the following criteria:
You will be absent from your county on Election Day.
You will be unable to appear at the polls due to temporary or permanent illness or disability; or because you are the primary care giver of one or more individuals who are ill or physically disabled.
You are a resident or patient of a Veterans Health Administration Hospital.
You are detained in jail awaiting Grand Jury action or confined in prison after conviction for an offense other than a felony.