2 States army or navy shall be deemed to have gained a residence 3 as to the right of suffrage, in the State, or in any county, city 4 or town thereof, by reason of being stationed therein; nor shall 5 an inmate of any charitable in- 6 stitution or a student in any institution of learning be regarded as having either gained or lost 7 a residence, as to the right of suffrage, by reason of his or her 8 location or sojourn in such institution. Sec. 26. Any person who, in respect to age or residence, 2 would be qualified to vote at the next election, shall be admitted 3 to registration, notwithstanding that at the time thereof he 4 or she is not so qualified, and shall be entitled to vote at said 5 election if then qualified under the provisions of this Constitution. Sec. 29. No voter, during the time of holding any election 2 at which such voter is entitled to vote, shall be compelled to 3 perform military service, except in time of war or public danger; 4 to attend any court as suitor, juror, or witness; and no voter 5 shall be subject to arrest under any civil process during attend- 6 ance at election or in going to or returning therefrom. Sec. 32. Every person qualified to vote shall be eligible to 2 any office of the State, or of any county, city, town, or other 3 subdivision of the State, wherein such voter resides, except that 4 this provision as to residence shall not apply to any office elective 5 by the people where the law provides otherwise. Men and
women eighteen years of age shall be eligible to the office of notary public, and qualified to execute the bonds required of them in that capacity.
Sec. 35. No person shall vote at any legalized primary election for the nomination of any candidate for office unless he or she is at the time registered and qualified to vote at the next succeeding election. Sec. 38. After the first day of January, nineteen hundred and four, the treasurer of each county and city shall, at least five months before each regular election, file with the clerk of the circuit court of his county, or of the corporation court of his city, a list of all persons in his county or city, who have paid not later than six months prior to such election, the State poll taxes required by the Constitution during the three years next preceding that in which such election is held; which list shall be arranged alphabetically, by magisterial districts or wards, shall state the white and colored persons separately, and shall be verified by the oath of the treasurer. The clerk, within ten days from the receipt of the list shall make and certify a sufficient number of copies thereof, and shall deliver one copy for each voting place in this county or city, to the sheriff of the county or sergeant of the city, whose duty it shall be to post one copy, without delay, at each of the voting places, and, within