August 6, 2020
For Immediate Release
May 14, 2020
The hearing was open to the public and was livestreamed on the U.S. Election Assistance Commission YouTube Channel.
May 1, 2020
The EAC initiated a 90-day public comment period on the VVSG 2.0 Requirements, which will run through June 22, 2020.
March 24, 2020
EAC sends VVSG 2.0 Requirements to advisory committees for review, solicits public comments, and schedules first 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.
February 10, 2020
The U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) Technical Guidelines Development Committee conducted a conference call to discuss NIST recommendations and feedback.
Voluntary Voting System Guidelines 2.0
Principles and Guidelines
Principle 1: High Quality Design
The voting system is designed to accurately, completely, and robustly carry out election processes.