Electronic Voting Systems Report (Alabama)

Carly Sitrin filed this request with the Alabama Secretary of State - Elections Division of Alabama.
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From: Carly Sitrin

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Alabama's Public Records Law, I hereby request the following records:

All materials related to or concerning the vote counting system certification and evaluation by an independent test authority, or successor entity.

I also request the committee's written report of their examination as mentioned below:


"For the purpose of assisting in examining such system, the committee may employ not more than three individuals who are expert in one or more fields of data processing, mechanical engineering, and public administration, who may or may not be state employees and shall require from them a written report of their examination."

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I would request your response within ten (10) business days.


Carly Sitrin

From: Packard, Ed

Ms. Citrin …

I have received your public records request. Please complete the attached form and return it to me.

Also, when you complete the form, can you be specific as to whether you are requesting information about the certification process in general or if you are requesting information about the certification of a specific voting device? If you are seeking information about the certification of a specific voting device, please specify that device in your request.

Thank you.


Ed Packard
Director of Elections
Elections Division
Office of the Secretary of State
State of Alabama

Office: 334-242-4845
Cell: 334-324-6246
FAX: 334-242-2444