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Elections and Voter Information

Voter Information

Voting System Examination(s) And Status For Premier Election Solutions*

* Previously known as "Diebold Election Systems, Inc."

Voting System Component
Exam Date

Certification Exam of Diebold's Voting System GEMS 1-18-24









GEMS 1.18.24
AccuVote-TSX w/Ballot Station Firmware 4.6.4
AccuVote-TS R6 w/Ballot Station Firmware 4.6.4
AccuVote-OS Optical Scan (Model D) 1.96.6
VC Programmer 4.6.1
Vote Card Encoder 1.3.2
Key Card Tool 4.6.1
Express Poll 4000 1.1.5
Express Poll 2000 1.1.5
ABasic Report Files 195US.abo 1.15
AccuFeed Ballot Feeder  
Express Poll 5000 w/Card Writer 1.0  
Certification Exam of Diebold's Voting System GEMS 1-18-22
Accu-Vote TS R6
Accu-Vote TSX
VC Programmer
Accu-Vote OS
Accu-Vote OS


Key Card Tool Utility
Voter Card Encoder

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