Florida Department of State

  • Room 316, R.A. Gray Building
  • 500 South Bronough Street
  • Tallahassee, Fl 32399-0250
  • (850)245-6200

Division of Elections

Voting Systems

Certification Status and Test Schedule


Note: When a public observation is scheduled, those dates will be posted below, but are subject to change. Please contact the Bureau of Voting Systems Certification at (850) 245-6220 for the latest information. Unless the examination location is otherwise indicated, all examinations will be at Clifton Building, 2661 Executive Center Circle, Tallahassee, Florida from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

  • ES&S – EVS
    • EVS Release 4.5.0.0, Version 3
      • December 12, 2014 – ES&S submitted the application for EVS 4.5.0.0 Version 3 and technical data package (TDP)
      • December 16, 2014 - Received updated trusted builds from NTS Laboratories
      • December 17, 2014 – Received updated trusted build source code from NTS Laboratories
      • December 24, 2014 – Acknowledged/Accepted application
      • December 29, 2014 – Public Notice DS200 Mass Ballot Count
      • January 5, 2015 – Public Notice DS850 Mass Ballot Count
      • January 20, 2015 – Testing suspended pending receipt of modified trusted build for DS200 firmware
    • Release 4.5.0.0, Version 4
      • February 10, 2015 – Received updated trusted build for DS200 firmware
      • February 11, 2015 – Resumed testing
  • DVS – Democracy Suite
    • Release 4.14.37, Version 1
      • November 26, 2014 – Vendor submitted application and initial technical data package (TDP)
      • December 3, 2014 – Received trusted build
      • December 5, 2014 – Vendor notified of missing application/TDP elements
      • January 7, 2015 – Vendor submitted additional TDP elements
      • January 22, 2015 – Vendor notified of missing application/TDP elements
      • February 3, 2015 – Vendor submitted additional TDP elements
      • February 17, 2015 – Vendor notified that application was complete
      • February 18, 2015 – Vendor requested that application be suspended and submitted new application for DVS-Democracy Suite 4.14.17, Version 3
    • Release 4.14.17, Version 3
      • February, 18, 2015 – Vendor submitted application and initial technical data package (TDP)




Last updated - February 24, 2015