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Secretary of State Jon Husted Announces Meeting of Ohio Board of Voting Machine Examiners

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Thursday, March 12, 2015

Secretary of State Jon Husted Announces Meeting of Ohio Board of Voting Machine Examiners

COLUMBUS– Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted today announced that the Ohio Board of Voting Machine Examiners will meet on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at the Secretary of State’s Office located at 180 East Broad St., 15th Floor, Columbus, Ohio, 43215.

The agenda includes:

  • Five-year re-examination of the Assure 1.2 Voting System from Election Systems & Software (ES&S), which was originally certified in 2010 as a voting system from Premier Election Solutions, for continued certification and use in Ohio elections.
  • Review of the application for certification of the ExpressPoll Tablet, EZRoster Version 3.0.0.0, electronic pollbook (submitted by ES&S) and examination of the pollbook for certification and approval for use in Ohio elections.
  • Review of the application for certification of the Advocate electronic pollbook (submitted by ELECTEC, Inc.) and examination of the pollbook for certification and approval for use in Ohio elections.
  • Review of the LiveBallot marking device (submitted by Democracy Live) for the approval of the device for use as authorized by Ohio Revised Code §3506.04. 

This meeting of the Board is open to the public.

Board Members:  Joyce Kale-Pesta (Director, Mahoning County Bd. of Elections), William Anthony, Jr. (Director, Franklin County Bd. of Elections), Jeffrey A. Matthews (Director, Stark County Bd. of Elections), and Shawn Stevens (Member, Delaware County Bd. of Elections).

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For more information, please contact Joshua Eck at (614) 466-2729

 

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