Proposed Regulations

Voting Equipment and Electronic Poll Book Certification

NOTICE OF HEARING FOR PUBLIC REVIEW AND COMMENT

The Office of the Secretary of the Commonwealth will be holding a hearing for public review and comment concerning amendments to 950 C.M.R. § 50.00 (Voting Equipment), enacted pursuant to G. L. c. 54, §§ 33I and 37. The regulations provide the procedures for certification of voting equipment and electronic poll books to be used at elections in Massachusetts.

The hearing will be held on Friday, May 5, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. in the 17th floor conference room of the Office of the Secretary, One Ashburton Place, Boston, Massachusetts 02108. Also, written comments will be accepted until 2:00 p.m. on May 5, 2017. Written submissions should be delivered to:

Michelle K. Tassinari, Director/Legal Counsel
Elections Division
Office of the Secretary of the Commonwealth
One Ashburton Place, Room 1705
Boston, MA 02108

Copies of the regulations may be obtained here (PDF).