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A U.S. Election Assistance Commission blog about Testing and Certification Department Voting System Updates.

Voting System Testing Update – 113018

Nov 29, 2018

This blog is an effort to keep everyone informed of the progress of voting systems that are in the EAC’s Testing and Certification Program.


ClearVote 1.5: Project Manager – Brian Hancock; VSTL – Pro V&V

This voting system is under testing.


ES&S EVS (Modification): Project Manager – Ryan Macias; VSTL – SLI Compliance

ES&S received a Final Grant of Certification on Monday, November 12, 2018. 


ES&S EVS (Modification): Project Manager – Ryan Macias; VSTL – SLI Compliance

The EAC was notified on Tuesday, October 20, 2018, that ES&S has made a decision to change the scope of the modification and voting system application. 
This project is currently on hold until ES&S provides updated application information. 


Hart Verity Voting 2.3: Project Manager – Jerome Lovato; VSTL – SLI Compliance

Test plan was approved on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 and the voting system is under testing.

Dominion Voting Systems Democracy Suite 5.5-A: Project Manager – Ryan Macias; VSTL – Pro V&V

The application was approved on Monday, November 19, 2018, and a test plan is being developed.


If you would like more information about the certification process, please read Chapter 4 and 5 of the Testing and Certification Program Manual
Please contact Brian Hancock ( for additional information about a particular voting system.