voting system


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Noun1.voting system - a legal system for making democratic choices
legal system - a system for interpreting and enforcing the laws
scrutin uninomial system, scrutin uninominal voting system, single-member system, uninominal system, uninominal voting system - based on the principle of having only one member (as of a legislature) selected from each electoral district
list system, scrutin de liste, scrutin de liste system - based on the principle of proportional representation; voters choose between party lists, the number elected from each list being determined by the percentage cast for each list out of the total vote
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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Compared to 2000, the proportion of polling places without potential impediments increased and almost all polling places had an accessible voting system. In 2008, based upon our survey of polling places, we estimate that 27.3 percent of polling places had no potential impediments in the path from the parking to the voting area--up from16 percent in 2000; 45.3 percent had potential impediments but offered curbside voting; and the remaining 27.4 percent had potential impediments and did not offer curbside voting.
Further, any paper ballot that is an official vote record must be accessible, and an independent testing process must be in place to verify that a voting system conforms to the VVSG access requirements.
The Czech voting system is rightly criticized for its inability to deliver a stable majority government that is capable of making decisions.
You think the show's voting system is at fault and needs changing...
LEOs were highly satisfied with whatever voting system they used but were less supportive of other kinds.
The city paid $293,000 for the Accu-Vote System, which replaced a punch-card voting system it had used for nine years.
But election day will also offer voters a chance to comment on a much more radical and far-reaching proposal to alter Ontario's electoral process; for there will also be a referendum on the provincial voting system.
voting system have undergone a huge change in the past 6 years.
Proposals to modify the voting system in Quebec are not new.
Nor can he explain to us why it's important to find a voting system that significantly decreases the opportunities for voter suppression.
Tallinn, Estonia is to trial an electronic voting system that could give some people the choice of voting online next year.
The change was needed because of the disparity between the voting system in the Committee and the weighted voting system in use under the European Fusion Development Agreement.