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The Register: Dutch e-Voting Software Goes Open Source

Jun 24, 2004, 16:45 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jan Libbenga)

"The source code of the software that is used for online e-voting in the Netherlands has been made public by OSOSS, a Dutch association that promotes the use of open source software in government.

"Electronic voting in the Netherlands was made permissible by an amendment to the Elections Act back in 1965. Mechanical voting machines were used until 1974, and then gradually electronic versions began to replace them..."

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