e-voting


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e-voting

the application of electronic technology to cast and count votes in an election

e-voting

(Electronic-Voting) Using a computer-based machine to display an election ballot and tabulate the vote. Using touchscreens as the data entry method, these devices are very controversial because they do not provide a paper trail for auditing. Without an audit trail, there is no simple way of detecting a programming error or hack. Starting in 2004, e-voting machines have been used for approximately 25% of all votes cast in presidential elections. See GEMS.
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E-voting further increases the chances of fulfilling the required quorum for the first meeting, and so potentially allowing PJSCs to save the expenses required to hold a second adjourned meeting.
Senator Palijo said that if committee members had concerns about the system, the committee could direct for the e-voting system to be simplified.
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Several suggestions to improve the situation have emerged, including the introduction of e-voting and the separation of referendums from elections, the Central News Agency reported.
The PKR elections in Julau, Sarawak has been plagued by claims of an alleged sudden increase in membership numbers and alleged malware on or purported hacking of the e-voting devices via anti-theft software Prey.
Keeping this in view, the prime objective of this study is to assess the socioeconomic effects after the implementation of e-voting in Estonia and to define the most predicted changes after implementation e-voting (Internet-voting) in Ukraine.
Secretary Election Commission, Babar Yaqoob Fateh Mohammad told the apex court that an operational plan of E-voting was completed in collaboration with the National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA).
E-voting is an election system that allows a voter to record his or her secure and secret ballot electronically.
Babar Yaqoob said that the e-voting would be conducted on experimental bases in the upcoming bye-elections while the results would be furnished before the parliament.
In a report submitted before the top court on Monday, the IVTF said that while overseas Pakistanis have the right to vote in the elections, the e-voting platform that Nadra had proposed to use for the purpose, iVote, has drawbacks that pose risks to the conduct of transparent voting.
Secretary Election Commission told court that as per a third party evaluation, the e-voting project for the expatriates could not be accomplished.