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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.


TGDC Member Graph


TGDC Meeting: February 8-9, 2016
EAC's Technical Guidelines Development Committee (TGDC) will meet at the U.S. Access Board in Washington, DC on February 8-9, 2016. The meeting will be the next step in moving forward with the development of the next generation of voluntary voting system guidelines. See the draft agenda for the upcoming meeting. More details will soon be posted here.

TGDC Meeting: July 20-21, 2015
See the membership roster, agenda and webcast for the July 20-21, 2015 meeting.

Announcement of Reconstituted TGDC Membership ( July 13, 2015 )

Charter (renewed June 29, 2015)

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Election Related Acronyms & Phrases