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CURRENT EVENTS:
August 12, 2015-August 13, 2015 EAC Election Data Summit — How Good Data Can Help Elections Run Better
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August 12, 2015-August 13, 2015


09:00 AM - 04:30 PM

EAC will host an election data summit to discuss how good data can help elections run better. The gathering will take place on August 12 & 13 at American University in Washington, DC. Attendees will include a broad spectrum of election researchers, state and local government election officials and representatives from leading non-profit election organizations.

 

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PAST EVENTS:
March 20, 2008 Public Meeting
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March 20, 2008

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08:30 AM - 02:00 PM

Hyatt Regency in Denver, CO
650 15th Street
Denver,CO
80202

(303) 436-1234

The Commission met in Denver, CO to review HAVA funds, changes to the state-specific instructions on the National Form, and the proposed UOCAVA voters study.

 
March 19, 2008 Roundtable
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March 19, 2008

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09:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Denver
650 15th Street
Denver,CO
80202

(202) 566-3100

The Commission will host a voting systems testing laboratory roundtable discussion on the TGDC's VVSG. Topics include: (1) Whether the recommend TGDC standards create appropriate functional standards that promote innovation; (2) How to evaluate innovative systems, for which there are no standards for purposes of certification; (3) The value & risks associated with OEVT; (4) The processes associated with testing to the VVSG and modifications; (5) VSTL usability benchmarks implications.

 
February 29, 2008 Roundtable
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February 29, 2008

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09:00 AM - 02:00 PM

U.S. Election Assistance Commission
1225 New York Ave NW, Suite 150
Washington,DC
20005

(202) 566-3100

The Commission will host a voting systems manufacturer roundtable discussion TGDC's recommended VVSG. The discussion will be focused upon the following topics: (1) The dominant business model for voting system manufacturers and their role as innovators; (2) How to evaluate innovative systems, for which there are no standards for purposes of certification; (3) The value and risks associated with OEVT; (4) The processes associated with testing to the VVSG and possible modifications, and more.

 
February 07, 2008 Public Meeting
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February 07, 2008

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10:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill
400 New Jersey Avenue NW
Washington,DC
20001

Commissioners will receive an update on HAVA Funding Issues. Commissioners will consider and vote on Study on Feasibility of Free Absentee Voting Postage; Study on use of Social Security Information of First Time Voters Who Register to Vote by Mail; Interim Policy for Changes to State Specific Instructions on National Mail Voter Registration Form; Disclaimer Proposal to State Instructions Portion of the NVRA Form. The Commission will consider other administrative matters.

 
January 17, 2008 Public Meeting
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January 17, 2008

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10:00 AM - 02:00 PM

U.S. Election Assistance Commission
1225 New York Ave NW, Suite 150
Washington,DC
20005

(202) 566-3100

Commission will receive briefings on the following: FY2008 Appropriations; EAC Standards Board, EAC Board of Advisors; Technical Development Guidelines Committee; Election Data Collection Grant Program. Commissioners will consider and vote on the following: Changes to the National Voter Registration Form; Disclaimer Proposal to State Instructions Portion of the NVRA Form; EAC Organizational Chart. EAC will install new Officers for 2008. The Commission will consider other administrative matters.

 
December 12, 2007-December 14, 2007 Standards Board and Board of Advisors Meeting
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December 12, 2007-December 14, 2007


09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Omni Hotel Downtown
700 San Jacinto Boulevard at 8th Street
Austin,TX
78701

512-476-3700

Standards Board and Board of Advisors Meeting

 
December 11, 2007 Public Meeting & Roundtable
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December 11, 2007

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09:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Omni Hotel Downtown Houston
700 San Jacinto Boulevard at 8th Street
Austin,TX
78701

(512) 476-3700

The Commission host a public meeting and a roundtable. First they will consider 2006 EAVS; an amendment to EAC policy on the voting system reports clearinghouse; individual State requests to change State-specific instructions to the national voter registration form; and year end reports. The roundtable discussion will focus on 5 subjects including risk, innovation, methodologies, verification and evaluation.

 
November 13, 2007 Public Meeting
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November 13, 2007

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10:00 AM - 01:00 PM

U.S. Election Assistance Commission
1225 New York Ave NW, Suite 150
Washington,DC
20005

(202) 566-3100

Commissioners will discuss and consider: adopting a strategic plan; an internal policy for handling State requests to change State-specific instructions to the National Voter Registration Form; individual State requests to change State-specific instructions to the form. Commissioners will hear: a report on a voter registration database study; recommendations by the TGDC for voting systems guidelines and timeline; a report on a draft voting systems test laboratory accreditation manual.

 
October 04, 2007 Public Meeting
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October 04, 2007

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10:00 AM - 01:00 PM

U.S. Election Assistance Commission
1225 New York Ave NW, Suite 150
Washington,DC
20005

(202) 566-3100

Commissioners will receive updates on the next iiteration of the Voluntary Voting System Guidelines (VVSG) and a report on a recommendation from the National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP); Commissioners will consider an internal policy for handling State requests to change State-specific instructions to the National Voter Registration Form; Commissioners have granted a request from Secretary of State of Arizona to make a before the Commission.

 
September 06, 2007 Public Meeting
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September 06, 2007

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10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

U.S. Election Assistance Commission
1225 New York Ave NW, Suite 150
Washington,DC
20005

(202) 566-3100

The Commission will consider the following topics: Commissioners will discuss EAC’s regulatory authority under the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA) and consider approving a process for adopting NVRA regulations; The Commission will consider adopting a revised advisory on Maintenance of Effort (MOE) requirements regarding HAVA compliance; Commissioners will discuss EAC’s regulatory and administrative responsibilities and discuss other administrative matters.