Electronic poll books are digital voter rolls used to process voters are polls instead of paper-based lists. Electronic poll books would allow for easier, faster and error-free sharing of voter data, and would speed polling place administration for workers and officials.
- Electronic poll books would facilitate and reduce error in the voting process, improving election-day check-in and cutting down on long lines.
- Electronic poll books eliminates printing and shipping costs, which is a big savings to New York taxpayers.
- Electronic poll books allow for quick updating of voter rolls, reducing the rush to update before the printing and delivery deadline, which results in better managed, more accurate lists.