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Voting Equipment

Voting Equipment Approval

Before any voting system may be used in the State of Wisconsin, it must be approved by the Government Accountability Board.  The Board has promulgated Administrative Rule, Chapter 7 governing the process.

Voting Equipment must be accredited by the U.S. Election Assistance Commission prior to its approval by the Wisconsin Government Accountability Board.

Applications for Voting System Approval or Modification

The Board provides forms for manufacturers of voting systems seeking approval of new equipment or modifications to existing equipment.

Accessible Voting Equipment

The Help America Vote Act (2002), requires all polling places to have an accessible component which provides independent and private voting for all individuals including those with disabilities.

Approved Voting Equipment Manufacturers

Voting Equipment Audits

Voting Equipment Security

Adminstrative Code Chapter 5 Ballot and Electronic Voting Equipment Security insures all electronic voting systems used in Wisconsin are accurate and reliable.

Voting Equipment Use by Wisconsin Municipality