Alabama Introduces State’s First Voter Information Request Portal

MONTGOMERY, Ala.--()--The Office of the Secretary of State and Alabama Interactive partnered to provide the state of Alabama’s first online voter information request portal. This new portal will allow lists and voter history information to be easily accessed and purchased online.

The online voter information portal will provide access to lists and voter history which includes, but is not limited to: County School Districts, County Commission Districts, State House Districts, State Senate Districts, State School Districts, Congressional Districts and statewide voter lists.

“We are very excited to be able to offer this service to the citizens of Alabama!” said Secretary John H. Merrill. “This new feature continues my efforts to increase transparency and will allow any interested citizen, candidate or elected official to be able to custom prepare and purchase the voter list they desire without having to contact another person to do it. The system will be secure, cost-efficient, and provide easy access to the available information.”

About the Elections Division of the Alabama Secretary of State

The Elections Division assists the Secretary of State in carrying out his duties as the Chief Election Official for the State of Alabama. Responsibilities of the Elections Division include, but are not limited to, oversight of voter registration and absentee, military and overseas voting, providing guidance to election officials related to pre-election procedures, managing election day activities and post-election procedures, providing guidance to candidates and political action committees with Fair Campaign Practices Act (“FCPA”) compliance, and the filing of documents and results related to state elections and FCPA.

Additional online services offered by the Secretary of State include:

All services listed above were created through a partnership between the Alabama Secretary of State and Alabama Interactive.

About Alabama Interactive

Alabama Interactive is the official eGovernment solutions provider for the state of Alabama. The company builds and manages interactive government services on behalf of the state and is a wholly owned subsidiary of eGovernment firm NIC (NASDAQ: EGOV).

About NIC

Founded in 1992, NIC (NASDAQ: EGOV) is the nation's leading provider of official government websites, online services, and secure payment processing solutions. The company's innovative eGovernment services help make government more accessible to everyone through technology. The family of NIC companies provides eGovernment solutions for more than 4,500 federal, state, and local agencies in the United States. Forbes has named NIC as one of the "100 Best Small Companies in America" six times, and the company has been included four times on the Barron's 400 Index. Additional information is available at http://www.egov.com.

Contacts

Alabama Interactive
Barrett Gilbreath, 866-353-EGOV
barrett@alabamainteractive.org

Release Summary

The Office of the Secretary of State and Alabama Interactive partnered to provide the state of Alabama’s first online voter information request portal.

Contacts

Alabama Interactive
Barrett Gilbreath, 866-353-EGOV
barrett@alabamainteractive.org