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Arizona Voting Rights: Public Meeting hosted by Arizona Advisory Committee
March 9, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Arizona Advisory Committee to the U. S. Commission on Civil Rights is hosting a public meeting to hear testimony regarding potential barriers to voting such as language access, access to the polls, early voting, and voter registration that may have a disparate impact on voters on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national origin. This meeting is free and open to the public.
Tentative agenda as follows:
- Opening Remarks and Introductions (9:00—9:15 a.m.)
- Government and Election Officials (9:15—10:30 a.m.)
- Advocacy Organizations (10:45—11:45 a.m.)
- Break (12:00—1:15 p.m.)
- Election and Voting Experts (1:30—2:30 p.m.)
- Voter Perspectives (2:45—3:45 p.m.)
- Open Forum (4:00—4:45 p.m.)
- Closing Remarks (4:45 —5:00 p.m.)
The Committee will hear public testimony during the open forum session, 4:00 to 4:45 pm. Please arrive early if you wish to address the Committee. Members of the public may submit written comments to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights as the record will remain open for thirty days following the hearing. For more information please contact the Western Regional Office of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights.
A Livestream of the event is available at the following location:
Meeting Flyers and Press Release (PDFs)
- Arizona Voting Rights Public Meeting Flyer
- Official Meeting Press Release
- Folleto de la Reunión Pública de los Derechos de Votación de Arizona en español
*Agenda is subject to change according to panelist availability