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Government Accountability Board Manuals

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WisVote User Manual - Complete 08/01/2016 User Manual for WisVote, the successor to SVRS
Recount Manual 12/15/2015 Procedures to request and conduct a recount for an election or referendum
Recall Manual for Local Officials 06/18/2015 Information about the laws of Wisconsin regarding recall of local elected officials.
Recall Manual for Congressional, County and State Officials 06/18/2015 Information about the laws of Wisconsin regarding recall of officials
Polling Place Accessibility “Quick-Fix Guide” 02/24/2009 This document provides guidance to assist you in improving your polling place accessibility.
Guide to Completing the GAB-190 10/10/2014 Guide to Completing the GAB-190F and GAB-190NF Forms
Eye on Lobbying User Manual 11/26/2012 Eye On Lobbying User Manual
Election Day Manual 07/15/2016 Election Day Manual for Wisconsin Election Officials
Election Administration Manual 02/09/2016 Election Administration Manual for Wisconsin Election Officials
County Board of Canvassers Procedures 6-2012 01/08/2013 A brief description of county canvass procedures.
Counting Votes Manual (Spring Primary, Spring Election and General Election) 08/01/2014 A guide to counting votes for ballot candidates, write-in votes, and assistance in determining how to count irregular votes.
Counting Votes Manual (Partisan Primary) 07/14/2014 A guide to counting votes for ballot candidates, write-in votes and assistance in determining how to count irregular votes
Common Nomination Paper Challenges Manual 03/04/2016 Information for candidates and election officials about challenges to nomination papers.
Caucus Manual - Procedures for Nomination of Candidates By Caucus 01/18/2013 For Use by Clerks
Campaign Finance Overview - State Candidates 04/01/2016 Campaign Finance Overview - State Candidates - updated to comply with campaign finance law changes effective 1/1/2016.
Campaign Finance Overview - Referendum Committees 04/01/2016 Campaign Finance Overview - Referendum Committees - updated to comply with campaign finance law changes effective 1/1/2016.
Campaign Finance Overview - Political Action Committees 04/01/2016 Campaign Finance Overview - PACs - updated to comply with campaign finance law changes effective 1/1/2016.
Campaign Finance Overview - Party and Legislative Campaign Committees 04/01/2016 Campaign Finance Overview - Party and Legislative Committees - updated to comply with campaign finance law changes effective 1/1/2016.
Campaign Finance Overview - Local Candidates 04/01/2016 Campaign Finance Overview - Local Candidates - updated to comply with campaign finance law changes effective 1/1/2016.
Campaign Finance Overview - Independent Expenditure Committees 04/01/2016 Campaign Finance Overview - Independent Expenditure Committees - updated to comply with campaign finance law changes effective 1/1/2016.
Campaign Finance Overview - Conduits 04/01/2016 Campaign Finance Overview - Conduits - updated to comply with campaign finance law changes effective 1/1/2016.
Calendar of Election and Campaign Events, 2012-2013 12/10/2012 Calendar of significant dates on which election and campaign events occur, including deadlines for filing and statutory citations.
Absentee Voting Rules Overview 11/12/2014 An overview of rules for absentee voting.
Absentee Voting in Residential Care Facilities and Retirement Homes 07/15/2016 Absentee Voting in Residential Care Facilities and Retirement Homes