Logic and Accuracy Test, Election Results, and Canvassing Board Meeting Schedules

August 6, 2019 Primary Election

What is a Logic and Accuracy Test?

Logic and Accuracy Testing (WAC 434-335-280)

  • This test is done publicly to demonstrate the accuracy of tabulation equipment.
  • Marked ballot test deck, with pre-determined results verifies accuracy of the scanning, tabulation, and reporting systems.
  • All scanners are tested. 
  • All precincts are tested.
    • 1st response for all precincts marked once
    • 2nd response must have total of 2 votes per race/measure
    • Continue – 3 votes for third response, 4 votes for fourth response
  • Each test deck will include a
    • Write-in vote
    • Overvote
    • Blank ballot
    • Ballot marked with AutoMARK and on demand (if being used)

​Logic and Accuracy Test

​Thursday, July 18, 2019

10:00 am​

Results Posting Schedule
Results are unofficial until certification. Schedule is subject to change depending on the volume of ballots.

Tuesday, August 6

8:15 pm

August 7 - 9

5:00 pm​

August 12 - 16

5:00 pm

​August 19

​5:00 pm

    
What is a Canvassing Board?

​The three-member Canvassing Board (RWC 29A.60.140) is comprised of the county auditor, the county prosecuting attorney, and the chair of the Board of County Commissioners or their designees.

Responsibilities of the Canvassing Board include:

  • Certifying elections
  • Determining the validity of provisional ballots
  • Determining voter intent
  • Ruling on voter registration challenges
Canvassing Board Meetings
Meeting schedule is subject to change.

​Date

Location

Time​

Agenda​

Wednesday, August 14

Ballot Processing Center
2905 29th Ave SW, Ste E​
Tumwater, WA 98512

11:00 am​

Canvass ballots for the August 6, 2019 Primary Election​

Monday, August 19

Ballot Processing Center
2905 29th Ave SW, Ste E​
Tumwater, WA 98512

​12:30 pm

Canvass ballots for the August 6, 2019 Primary Election​

​Tuesdsay, August 20

Thurston County Auditor's Office
2000 Lakeridge Dr SW
Bldg 1, Rm 118
Olympia, WA 98502

​1:00 pm

​Certify the August 6, 2019 Primary Election