Village of Sharon, Walworth County, Wisconsin

Testing Electronic Voting Equipment – Spring Primary 2020

February 12, 2020

Testing Electronic Voting Equipment – Spring Primary 2020

(Public Notice)

 

VILLAGE OF SHARON

TESTING ELECTRONIC VOTING EQUIPMENT

FOR THE February 18th, 2020

SPRING PRIMARY ELECTION

 

 

According to Wis. Stats. 5.84(1) Testing Equipment, the electronic voting equipment must be tested at a public meeting.  The electronic voting systems which utilize automatic tabulating equipment will be tested on Monday, February 17th, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. at the Village of Sharon Village Hall, 125 Plain Street, Sharon, WI 53585

 

The test is open to the public.  The test shall be conducted by processing a pre-audited group of ballots so marked as to record a predetermined number of valid votes for each candidate and on each referendum (when applicable).  The test shall include for each office one or more ballots which have votes in excess of the number allowed by law in order to test the ability of the automatic tabulating equipment to reject such votes.  An errorless count must be made before the Clerk can approve the equipment for use in the election.