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 FY19, the EAC Standards Board was comprised of the following members.
Membership Designees as of July 2, 2020
Executive Board as of April 28, 2019
Charter renewed April 13, 2019
Bylaws amended April 2016
Letter to NIST July 17, 2015 (PDF)
Standards Board Newsletters