HB1278 (CH0523)

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Election Law - Postelection Tabulation Audit

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kaiser


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 523

Synopsis:Requiring the State Board of Elections to conduct an audit of the accuracy of the voting system's tabulation of votes by completing a certain audit of electronic ballot images and a certain manual audit after each statewide general election; requiring the State Board to complete a certain audit of electronic ballot images after each statewide primary election; requiring the State Board to submit a report to certain committees of the General Assembly by May 1, 2019, describing the resources required to complete the audit; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Kaiser, A. Washington, and Ali
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2018
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Auditors and Audits
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Elections, State Board of
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations
Voting -see also- Ballots; Elections
Statutes:Article - Election Law

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May 11, 2018 4:29 P.M.