Absent Uniformed Services Voter Law and Legal Definition

According to 42 USCS § 1973ee-6 [Title 42. The Public Health and Welfare; Chapter 20. Elective Franchise; Voting Accessibility for the Elderly and Handicapped], absent uniformed services voter means-- “(A) a member of a uniformed service on active duty who, by reason of such active duty, is absent from the place of residence where the member is otherwise qualified to vote;

(B) a member of the merchant marine who, by reason of service in the merchant marine, is absent from the place of residence where the member is otherwise qualified to vote; and

(C) a spouse or dependent of a member referred to in subparagraph (A) or (B) who, by reason of the active duty or service of the member, is absent from the place of residence where the spouse or dependent is otherwise qualified to vote.”