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VA Voter ID Law To Begin In July

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VIRGINIA - Virginia is moving forward on a new voter ID law that takes effect July 1, 2014.

The State Board of Elections approved the final phases of the plan to create a photo ID card, provided to voters at no cost.

Under the new law, documents that do not contain a photograph of the voter are no longer acceptable forms of identification when someone is voting in person.

The law, however, allows voters without photo ID to cast a provisional ballot on Election Day.

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