175. Election officers, handicapped persons and persons who have reason to believe they will be absent from the polling subdivision or unable to vote at the place where they should do so on polling day may vote at the advance poll.
Any person whose name is entered on the list of electors as a person domiciled in a facility referred to in the second paragraph of section 50 may vote at a mobile polling station determined under section 177 if the following conditions are fulfilled:
(1) the person is unable to move about;
(2) the person applies therefor in writing to the returning officer not later than the last day fixed for making applications to the board of revisors for entry on, striking off or correction to the list of electors, or, if there is no revision of the list under section 277, not later than 12 days before polling day.
The returning officer shall draw up a list of the persons who have made an application under subparagraph 2 of the second paragraph and shall send a copy of the list to each authorized party or recognized ticket and to each independent candidate concerned.
1987, c. 57, s. 175; 2001, c. 68, s. 51; 2005, c. 28, s. 80.