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CURRENT EVENTS:
April 27, 2016 Public Hearing 4-27-16
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April 27, 2016


10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

The Commission hold a public hearing to receive testimony about accessible voting and the progress made since passage of the Help America Vote Act of 2002 (HAVA).

 
May 04, 2016 EAC Board of Advisors Meeting (May 4-5, 2016)
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May 04, 2016


All Day Event

The EAC Board of Advisors will meet in Chicago, IL on Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 9:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M. and Thursday, May 5, 2016, 8:15 A.M. – 12:20 P.M.

 

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PAST EVENTS:
April 14, 2016 EAC Standards Board Meeting (April 14-15, 2016)
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April 14, 2016


All Day Event

The EAC Standards Board will meet in Carlsbad, CA on Thursday, April 14, 2016, 9:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. and Friday, April 15, 2016, 8:15 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. (Executive Board Session: Thursday, April 14, 2016, 7:30 p.m.)

 
March 29, 2016 Webisode: Innovations and Best Practices for Recruiting, Training and Managing Election Workers
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March 29, 2016


01:30 PM - 03:30 PM

EAC conducted a webisode to discuss new innovations and proven best practices for recruiting, training and managing election workers

 
February 08, 2016-February 09, 2016 TGDC Meeting: February 8-9, 2016
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February 08, 2016-February 09, 2016


08:30 AM - 05:00 PM

The Technical Guidelines Development Committee will meet at the U.S. Access Board in Washington, DC on February 8-9, 2016. The meeting will be the next step in moving forward with the development of the next generation of voluntary voting system guidelines.

 
January 28, 2016 Webisode: How to Make Sure Your Vote by Mail Ballots Count
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January 28, 2016


02:30 PM - 03:10 PM

EAC conducted a webisode to discuss the various challenges and solutions for handling election mail operations

 
January 06, 2016 Public Meeting 1-6-16
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January 06, 2016


10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Commission will meet to consider recommendations on a transition date for VVSG 1.1 and a policy regarding employee participation with outside organizations

 
January 06, 2016 Roundtable - Preparing for Election 2016 in Battleground Jurisdictions
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January 06, 2016


02:30 PM - 05:00 PM

EAC will host a January 6 roundtable to explore how election officials in 2016 battleground states are preparing for the upcoming election cycle. The event will take place on Wednesday, January 6, 2016 from 2:30- 5:00 p.m. (EST). It will be webcast live and feature a Twitter fall. An archived webcast will also be available.

 
November 04, 2015 What happens after Election Day?
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November 04, 2015


All Day Event

Election results may not be official until several weeks after the polls close

 
November 03, 2015 Election Day is Tuesday, November 3
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November 03, 2015


12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Many states offer online and/or Election Day registration. Access your state’s election information

 
November 02, 2015 EAC Hires New Executive Director and General Counsel
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November 02, 2015


All Day Event

EAC announced the hiring of a new Executive Director and General Counsel for the agency today.

 
October 29, 2015 Anniversary of HAVA
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October 29, 2015


12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

On October 29, 2002, the Help America Vote Act was signed into law to make sweeping reforms to the nation's voting process and addresses improvements to voting systems and voter access that were identified following the 2000 election.