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Tuesday, November 13, 2007

Public Meeting

10:00 AM - 01:00 PM U.S. Election Assistance Commission
1225 New York Ave NW, Suite 150
Washington, DC, 20005

(202) 566-3100

Commissioners will discuss and consider: adopting a strategic plan; an internal policy for handling State requests to change State-specific instructions to the National Voter Registration Form; individual State requests to change State-specific instructions to the form. Commissioners will hear: a report on a voter registration database study; recommendations by the TGDC for voting systems guidelines and timeline; a report on a draft voting systems test laboratory accreditation manual.

Report on Voter Registration Database Study
  • Dr. Herbert S. Lin, Chief Scientist, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, National Research Council of the National Academies

Initial Impressions of the TGDC Recommended Guidelines and the Timeline Leading to the Adoption of a Final Version
  • David Beirne, Executive Director, Election Technology Council

Report on the Laboratory Accreditation Manual
  • Brian Hancock, EAC Director of Testing and Certification

Strategic Plan
  • Discussion and Adoption of Mission and Goals for the US Election Assistance Commission's Strategic Plan (Framework adopted; Commissioners directed staff to develop a strategic plan based upon the framework)

  • Internal Policy for Handling State Requests to Change the National Voter Registration Form Presented by Chair Donetta Davidson

Consideration of State Requests
  • Edgardo Cortes, EAC Election Specialist

Export to Outlook Related Events: Documents:
Sunshine Notice
Testimony - Herbert Lin
Testimony - David Beirne
EAC Strategic Objectives framework
EAC Internal Policy on state requests
Memo - Edgardo Cortes