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CURRENT EVENTS:
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.

 

LOOKING FORWARD:
May 25, 2016 Public Meeting 5-25-16
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May 25, 2016


09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

The Commission will meet to: (1) kick off a project to recruit and train additional people needed to work at the polls on Election Day; and (2) explore possible strategies and practices for limiting long wait times at the polls on Election Day.

 

PAST EVENTS:
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.

 
September 22, 2015 National Voter Registration Day 2015
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September 22, 2015


12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

September 22, 2015 is National Voter Registration Day! Many states offer online voter registration. Select from EAC’s map to access your state’s registration form. See EAC’s Tips & FAQs for voters to learn about the voting process in your state before registering and casting your ballot in the next election

 
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


08:30 AM - 04:30 PM

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

 
July 28, 2015 Public Meeting 7-28-15
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July 28, 2015


01:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Commissioners will meet to discuss EAC's work on accessible voting and technology research and the results of the Election Administration and Voting Survey (EAVS).

 
July 20, 2015-July 21, 2015 TGDC Meeting: July 20-21, 2015
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July 20, 2015-July 21, 2015


08:30 AM - 04:45 PM

The Technical Guidelines Development Committee will meet at NIST in Gaithersburg, Maryland on July 20-21, 2015 at NIST. The meeting will be the first step in moving forward with the development of the next generation of voluntary voting system guidelines.

 
June 30, 2015-July 08, 2015 TGDC Member Vacancy Announcement
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June 30, 2015-July 08, 2015


01:00 PM - 05:00 PM

EAC and NIST are seeking applications from four (4) qualified individuals to fill remaining vacancies on the EAC Technical Guidelines Development Committee (TGDC)

 
April 29, 2015 Public Meeting 4-29-15
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April 29, 2015


02:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Commissioners will meet in Williamsburg, VA on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 2:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. to receive reports from the advisory boards and a transition team, and to consider a draft Urban/Rural Study research report for approval.

 
April 28, 2015 EAC Standards Board Meeting (April 28-29, 2015)
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April 28, 2015


All Day Event

The EAC Standards Board will meet in Williamsburg, VA on Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 9:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. and Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 9:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.

 
April 28, 2015 EAC Board of Advisors Meeting (April 28-29, 2015)
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April 28, 2015


All Day Event

The EAC Board of Advisors will meet in Williamsburg, VA on Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 9:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. and Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 9:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.

 
March 31, 2015 Public Meeting 3-31-15
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March 31, 2015


10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Commissioners will consider approving: VVSG 1.1; updates to certification program manuals; and advisory opinion requests from state and local election offices related to the expenditure of HAVA funds.