Ballot that has been processed and whose votes are included in the candidates and measures vote totals.
Independent federal agency whose primary mission is accessibility for people with disabilities and a leading source of information on accessible design. United States Access Board
Device used to read the voter selection data from a paper ballot or ballot card.
Growing up in the 1980s in New Delhi, India, I was allowed limited television time. One of the permitted indulgences included a feature film on the national channel, Doordarshan on the weekend. It was preceded or followed by a news bulletin which had sign language interpretation. That acted as an effective tool of sensitisation for…
A ballot in which a set of offices is presented to the voter in spoken, rather than written, form.
A central absentee precinct (CAP) is a precinct established in the courthouse or other public building in a county or city for the receiving, counting and recording of absentee ballots cast in the county or city.
Refers to the concept that people with disabilities are able to access and use a product or system, including with the help of assistive technologies. For example, an “accessible” web site may be designed so that the text can be enlarged by the user, rather than having a fixed font size, or may be designed…