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Clerks Who Have Failed to Report Elections Data

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Priority: 
Information Only
Date: 
January 24, 2013
To: 
Wisconsin County Clerks
To: 
Wisconsin Municipal Clerks
To: 
City of Milwaukee Election Commission
To: 
Milwaukee County Election Commission
From: 
Michael Haas, Elections Division Administrator
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As of 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 several municipalities have not yet completed entering the GAB-190 Election Voting and Registration Statistics Report into the Wisconsin Election Data Collection System (WEDCS) for the 2012 Presidential and General Election. Clerks are required to complete this statutory reporting requirement within 30 days of the election (Wis. Stats §§6.275 and 6.276, and 5.05(14)). A list of those municipalities and which section(s) of the GAB-190 form has not yet been entered is enclosed.

Statutory Authority to Request Information

“Information from County and Municipal Clerks.”  The board may request information from county and municipal clerks relating to election administration, performance of electronic voting systems and voting machines, and use of paper ballots in elections. Wis. Stat. § 5.05(14)

Local election officials are required to provide information requested under § 5.05 (14) to the Board upon request. Wis. Stats. §7.10(10), 7.15 (13)