Starting with the 2012 election season — including the Apr. 24 Presidential primary in Rhode Island — all eligible voters will be required to show proof of identification at their polling place.
Although , those seeking to vote in the September primaries and November elections still have time to register and obtain a Voter ID card.
The accompanying video (running time 1 min.) provides a summary of how to get a free Rhode Island Voter ID card through the office of Secretary of State Ralph Mollis.
For more information on the Voter ID card, including whether you need one and how to get one, call the secretary of state's office at (401) 222-2340, TTY 711; email to firstname.lastname@example.org; or visit the Voter ID card web page at sos.ri.gov/elections/voterid/card/