HAVA designates a 110-member Standards Board to assist EAC in carrying out its mandates under the law. The board consists of 55 state election officials selected by their respective chief state election official, and 55 local election officials selected through a process supervised by the chief state election official.
HAVA prohibits any two members representing the same state to be members of the same political party. The board selects nine members to serve as an executive board, of which not more than five are state election officials, not more than five are local election officials, and not more than five are members of the same political party.
During FY17, the EAC Standards Board was comprised of the following members.
Membership Designees as of April 10, 2018
Executive Board as of March 28, 2018
Charter renewed April 13, 2017
Bylaws amended April 2016
Election Related Acronyms & Phrases
Letter to NIST July 17, 2015 (PDF)
Standards Board Newsletters
March 2018; October 2016; May 2016; April 2016; October 2015; September 2015; August 2015; July 2015; June 2015