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Technical Guidelines Development Committee

The Technical Guidelines Development Committee (TGDC) assists EAC in developing the Voluntary Voting System Guidelines. The chairperson of the TGDC is the director of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The TGDC is composed of 14 other members appointed jointly by EAC and the director of NIST. Visit NIST to view TGDC resolutions, meeting minutes and additional information.


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TGDC Meeting: February 13-14, 2017
EAC's Technical Guidelines Development Committee (TGDC) will meet at the U.S. Access Board in Washington, DC on February 13-14, 2017. The meeting will be the next step in moving forward with the development of the next generation of voluntary voting system guidelines. More details will soon be posted here.

Announcement of Reconstituted TGDC Membership ( February 13, 2017 )

Charter (renewed June 29, 2015)

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Election Related Acronyms & Phrases