The Help America Vote Act and Election Administration: Overview and Issues

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This report discusses the Help America Vote Act (HAVA; P.L. 107-252) enacted in 2002. It provides background information about HAVA and its provisions, the Election Assistance Commission (EAC), funding for the agency and for state programs to improve elections, and a number of enduring election administration issues.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: April 17, 2014
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Coleman, Kevin J.

Analyst in Elections

Creator (Author):
Fischer, Eric A.

Senior Specialist in Science and Technology

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Publisher Info: Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 17, 2014
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United States
Description:

This report discusses the Help America Vote Act (HAVA; P.L. 107-252) enacted in 2002. It provides background information about HAVA and its provisions, the Election Assistance Commission (EAC), funding for the agency and for state programs to improve elections, and a number of enduring election administration issues.

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23 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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