Last updated on: 8/29/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

US Election Assistance Commission (EAC) Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Do Electronic Voting Machines Improve the Voting Process?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Aug. 29, 2007

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Description:

The U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) was established by the Help America Vote Act of 2002 (HAVA). Central to its role, the Commission serves as a national clearinghouse and resource for information and review of procedures with respect to the administration of Federal elections.

Mission:

The U.S. Election Assistance Commission – an independent bipartisan agency – is charged with disbursing payments to states for replacement of voting systems and election administration improvements, adopting voluntary voting system guidelines, and serving as a national clearinghouse and resource of information regarding election administration.

Other:
None found
Quoted in:
  1. Is Qualification Testing Conducted by Independent and Accredited Entities?
  2. What Alternatives to Electronic Voting Machines Are Currently Used in the United States?
  3. What Alternatives to Electronic Voting Machines Are Currently Used in the United States?
  4. What Are Electronic Voting Machines?
  5. What Are the Stages of Testing Electronic Voting Machines?
  6. What Alternatives to Electronic Voting Machines Are Currently Used in the United States?
  7. What Alternatives to Electronic Voting Machines Are Currently Used in the United States?
  8. What Standards Are Used to Test Electronic Voting Machines?