Election: Fall, 2008
What if touchscreens break down?
About this Map...
This map shows that different states have different approaches to dealing with touchscreen voting machines that malfunction in the polling place. In a few states, there is no law addressing these issues.
Nothing in code
Wait for repair or substitution
Touchscreen polling places have paper ballots
Poll workers must contact administrator
Poll workers can create makeshift ballots
New election in precinct if all voting is prevented
State not researched