Re: Ballot Validation

From: Joseph Lorenzo Hall <joehall_at_gmail_dot_com>
Date: Thu Dec 16 2004 - 11:56:25 CST

On Wed, 15 Dec 2004 22:00:10 -0800, Arthur Keller <> wrote:
> That's why the Rebecca Mercuri method is for paper under glass that
> the voter cannot touch. That method is enshrined in the DRE AVVPAT
> regs for California.

Of course, the AVVPAT regs don't apply to ballot printers[1]... at
least that's what the SoS's counsel told us a while back. (Marc Carrel
(Asst. SoS) seemed somewhat perplexed about this set of regs. not
applying to ballot printers when we met with him this past summer).

[1] or anything where there is not an electronic record of the vote
intended to be the official record.

Joseph Lorenzo Hall
UC Berkeley, SIMS PhD Student
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