Last updated on: 12/18/2019 | Author:

New Jersey Extends Voting Rights to Former Felons on Parole and Probation

On. Dec. 18, 2019, Governor Phil Murphy signed legislation to restore voting rights to those who are on probation or parole after completing prison sentences. The law will take effect in Mar. 2020. Previously, voting was allowed only after completion of probation or parole.