(750 ILCS 61/30)
Voting by program participant; use of designated
address by election authority.
(a) A program participant who is otherwise qualified to vote may
apply to vote under Article 20 of the Election Code. The program participant
shall automatically receive absentee ballots for all elections in the
jurisdictions for which that individual resides in the same manner as
absentee voters who qualify under Article 20 of the Election Code.
The Attorney General shall adopt rules to ensure the integrity of the voting
process and the confidentiality of the program participant.
The election authority shall transmit the absentee ballot to
the program participant at the address designated by the participant in his
or her application. Neither the name nor the address of
a program participant shall be included in any list of registered voters
available to the public.
(b) The election authority may not make the participant's address
contained in voter registration records available for public inspection or
copying except under the following circumstances:
(1) if requested by a law enforcement agency, to the
law enforcement agency; and
(2) if directed by a court order, to a person
(Source: P.A. 91-494, eff. 1-1-00.)