July 2020 Events

Virtual via Zoom.

The hearing is open to the public and will be livestreamed on the U.S. Election Assistance Commission YouTube Channel:​channel/​UCpN6i0g2rlF4ITWhwvBwwZw.

Start time: Jul 08, 2020 - 01:30
End time: Jul 08, 2020 - 03:30

June 2020 Events

virtual EAC Board of Advisors Meeting
The U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) Board of Advisors held their 2020 Annual Meeting primarily to discuss the proposed VVSG 2.0 Requirements.
Start time: Jun 16, 2020 - 01:30
End time: Jun 16, 2020 - 03:30

May 2020 Events

Virtual EAC VVSG Guidelines VVSG 2.0 Public Hearing 3 Manufacturers, Technology and Testing Labs

The hearing was open to the public and was livestreamed on the U.S. Election Assistance Commission YouTube Channel.

Start time: May 20, 2020 - 01:30
End time: May 20, 2020 - 03:30

April 2020 Events

Public Hearing Election Response to COVID-19 Administering Elections During the Coronavirus Crisis

Public Hearing Video

The EAC COVID-19 hearing was livestreamed on the EAC's YouTube page. The livestream allowed members of the public to remotely observe the informative discussions amongst the Commissioners and the participants testifying. 

Start time: Apr 22, 2020 - 01:00
End time: Apr 22, 2020 - 03:00

March 2020 Events

EAC VVSG 2.0 requirements virtual public hearing

Commissioners held a hearing to discuss the proposed Voluntary Voting System Guidelines (VVSG) 2.0 Requirements as submitted by the Technical Guidelines Development Committee (TGDC). The VVSG 2.0 Requirements are currently published for a 90-day public comment period. Commissioners heard from a panel of experts who provided an introduction to the VVSG process as well a high-level overview of the proposed VVSG 2.0 requirements. Commissioners also heard from members of the public who wished to offer verbal testimony on the VVSG 2.0 requirements. 

Start time: Mar 27, 2020 - 10:00
End time: Mar 27, 2020 - 12:00

The EAC initiated a 90-day public comment period on the VVSG 2.0 Requirements, which will run through June 22, 2020.

Start time: Mar 24, 2020 - 05:28
End time: Mar 24, 2020 - 05:28

February 2020 Events

2020 Elections Disability, Accessibility and Security Forum

As the 2020 elections rapidly approach, the US Election Assistance Commission (EAC) designed a forum to address growing concerns regarding accessibility and security. This all-day forum brought together state and local election officials, people with disabilities, disability advocates, and election security experts to discuss issues and advance solutions. The collaborative workshops and EAC’s efforts assisted election officials serving voters with disabilities in the 2020 elections and beyond. 

Start time: Feb 20, 2020 - 09:00
End time: Feb 20, 2020 - 03:00




In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the EAC announces an information collection and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof.

Start time: Feb 11, 2020 - 02:11
Voluntary Voting System Guidelines VVSG 2.0
Start time: Feb 07, 2020 - 01:00
End time: Feb 07, 2020 - 03:00

November 2019 Events