Voting machine security

Joseph Lloyd filed this request with the Federal Bureau of Investigation of the United States of America.
Tracking # 1380933-000
Est. Completion None
Fix Required


From: Joseph Lloyd

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

Any report(s) held on the security voting machines.

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 there are fees, 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 look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Joseph Lloyd

From: Federal Bureau of Investigation

A fix is required to perfect the request.

From: Joseph Lloyd


Could I limit the scope of the request to the 2016 election?

- Joe

From: Federal Bureau of Investigation

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.


Dear Mr. Lloyd,

By letter dated July 11, 2017, the FBI notified you that your request for records pertaining to "Security Voting Machines" did not contain enough descriptive information to permit a search of our records. On July 23, 2017, in response to our letter, you asked if you could limit the scope of the request to the 2016 election. Can you please clarify what specifically you are requesting so that we know exactly what you are referencing by the "2016 election"?


Public Information Officer
Record/Information Dissemination Section (RIDS) FBI-Records Management Division
170 Marcel Drive, Winchester, VA 22602-4843
Direct: (540) 868-4593
Fax: (540) 868-4391/4997
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