[E-voting] Submissions to the Commission
stan at voyager.ie
Thu Mar 11 23:17:53 GMT 2004
While the ICTE should undoubtedly make a submission, and hopefully the Commission will
allow that submission to be made verbally, (Good thinking Colm) it is also important that
everybody - everybody - who has an opinion on this issue should make an individual
The Commission will announce how many submissions they received, and it is critical that
the number be in the thousands, not in the dozens.
I suggest that we all take on board the points made during the drafting of the ICTE
submission, but we should all write individual submissions rather than multiple copies of
It may also prove useful to set up a server to hold copies of the individual submissions -
for those who want to make their's public. This could be done using ICTE resources, or
separately, as appropriate. The benefit is that it would allow journalists and other
interested parties to review the submissions and comment knowledgably on the material the
Commission used in reaching its decision.
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