12-17B AUTOMATIC TABULATING SYSTEMS
AUTOMATIC TABULATING SYSTEMS
Definition of terms.
Capabilities required of automatic tabulating, direct recording electronic, or
electronic ballot marking systems--Approval of changes or modifications.
Direct recording electronic voting system--Requirements.
Authority of governing body to adopt, experiment with or abandon system.
Contract by political subdivision with county for use of system.
Testing system before election--Public notice.
Sufficient amount of equipment and supplies required.
Electronic ballot marking system required where candidate for federal office on
Voting instructions--Manner of giving instructions.
Transporting sealed ballot box.
Direction of proceedings at counting location--Open to public.
Equal party representation amongst persons employed to receive, process or tabulate
ballots--Submission of employee list--Oath required.
Test of system repeated prior to counting ballots.
Procedure for tabulating votes--Results as unofficial returns--Certification by board.
Operation of automatic tabulating equipment--Return of ballots--Out-stacking of
Duplicate ballots substituted for rejected ballots.
Sealing and storing tabulated ballots and program board.
Promulgation of rules.