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Notice of L&A, Audits, and Canvassing Board for April 25, 2023 Special Election

Thurston County Special Election – April 25, 2023

All Audits and Canvassing Board Meetings will be held at the:
Ballot Processing Center (Masks required):
2905 29th Avenue SW, Suite F
Tumwater, WA 98512

Notice of Pre-Election Tests

  • Accessibility Voting Unit Logic and Accuracy Testing: Ensures the accuracy of the Accessible Voting Units, testing will begin March 16th at 9:00 a.m. until finished. (WAC 434-335-520)
  • Logic and Accuracy Test: Demonstrates the accuracy of the tabulation equipment. The Logic and Accuracy Test for this election will be held on March 16that 1:00 p.m. (RCW 29A.12.130, WAC 434-335-280)

Notice of Post-Election Audits

  • Random Audit: Ensures the tabulation system is counting ballots accurately. An audit of randomly selected precincts will be done April 27th at 9:00 a.m. (RCW 29A.60.170, 185)
  • Risk Limiting Audit: Demonstrates the accuracy of the election results and will take place May 2nd at 9:00 a.m. (RCW 29A.60.185, WAC 434-261-116, WAC 434-261-117)

Notice of Canvassing Board Meetings & Agendas

  • Meetings are:
    • May 3rd at 12:30 p.m. - They will canvass ballots for the April 25, 2023 Special Election
    • May 5th at 1:30 p.m. - They will certify the April 25, 2023 Special Election
      (RCW 29A.60.140, 200)
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