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Thursday, September 10, 2015
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Adoption of rules and regulations to clarify and improve the election process in Illinois.
Supervision, inspection and review of all election and registration processes in the state.
Preparation and distribution of uniform manuals of instruction and other materials to election authorities.
Preparation and circulation of canvasses of primary and general election returns filed with the Board.
Determination of validity and receipt of nominating petitions and certificates of nominations.
Dissemination of information and counsel on elections.
Investigations and hearings of election complaints and problems.
Recommendations of new legislation and evaluation of pending legislation to the Election Laws Commission and the Illinois General Assembly.
Approval of voting machines and devices for use in the state.
Development and administration of education programs for election authorities, candidates and the general public.
Determination of validity of petitions submitted by popular initiative for constitutional amendment.
Certification of ballot forms for constitutional amendments and other statewide referenda.
Proclamation of election results.
Administration of Campaign Financing Act.
Illinois Amber Alert
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children