Issue 2 - A Constitutional Amendment Adding as a Qualification to Vote that a Voter Present Certain Valid Photographic Identification when Casting a Ballot In Person or Casting an Absentee Ballot
Know before you vote
On Election Day, you will see only the popular name (shown above) and title of each proposal. Want to read the rest of it? Here's a link to the complete text of Issue 2, otherwise known as House Joint Resolution 1016.
Check back this summer for a fact sheet and short video describing what the ballot issue would do.
How did this issue get on the ballot?
Arkansas senators and representatives voted last year to put Issue 2 on the 2018 ballot for voters to decide.
Who is supporting or opposing this measure?
Opponents and supporters that spend money to campaign are required to register with the Arkansas Ethics Commission as a ballot or legislative question committee. Visit the Commission's website to view these filings, which include names of people behind a group and how much money has been raised or spent.
As of April 18, no organization has filed with the Arkansas Ethics Commission to support or oppose Issue 2.