October 4 Commission Meeting Agenda

A regular monthly meeting of the Pickens County Registration & Elections Commission will be held Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 4:30pm in the Office of the Registration & Elections Commission inside the Pickens County Administration Facility.

The following items are on the agenda:

I. Welcome and Call to Order by Chairperson June Bowers

II. Invocation

III. Approval of Minutes – September 6, 2011 Commission Meeting

IV. Public Comment

This is an opportunity for citizens to come before the Commission with various issues. Citizens who wish to speak during the public comment period do not have to register or signup in advance. Each person is limited to 5-minutes of speaking time. Maximum total public comment time is 20 minutes.

V. Director’s Report

a. Update on Voter ID Law

b. Update on November 8th Municipal Elections

1. Sample Ballots

2. Absentee Voting

c. New Staff at SEC

d. Testing and Implementation of New Voter Registration & Election Management System

e. Update on 2012 Presidential Preference Primaries (PPPs)

1. Republican Party Primary Date

2. Attorney General’s Opinion

3. SCARE and Counties’ Opposition to Unreimbursed Expenses

4. SEC’s Response

5. Overview of Costs Incurred By Pickens County for the 2008 PPPs

6. Estimation of Costs to Conduct 2012 PPPs

VI. Motion period for old and new business

a. Old Business

b. New Business

VII. Adjourn

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***** This agenda is not inclusive to everything the commission may discuss. *****

Meeting notices are subject to change up until 24 hours prior to meeting.