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Elections and Voter Information

Voter Information

Voting Systems

Resources
Advisories
  • No. 2012-03 - Electronic Voting System Procedures
  • No. 2012-02 - Conducting Criminal Background Check pertaining to House Bill 2524 
  • No. 2011-19 - Voting System Chain of Custody
  • No. 2011-18 - Securing and Preserving Voting System Election Records
  • No. 2011-17 - Access to Voting System Equipment
  • No. 2010-13 - Processing and Counting Write-In Votes Cast on Electronic Voting Systems

Examination and Certification Information

Administrative Certification of a Minor Modification

Adoption of a Voting System (Choosing the System)

Acquisition of a Voting System (Obtaining the System)

Annual Voting Systems Report

Voting System Accessibility Issues

Electronic Signature Capture Devices