On June 13, 2018, Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk Dean Logan officially signed the contract with Smartmatic USA making them the Voting Solutions for All People’s (VSAP) Prime Contractor and Systems Integrator. Smartmatic USA will assist the Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk (RR/CC) in manufacturing and implementing components of a new voting experience for Los Angeles County scheduled for introduction in the March 2020 California Presidential Primary election.
Following an extensive 9-month bidding and evaluation process, Smartmatic USA was selected after being scored by technical, legal and financial evaluators in accordance with Los Angeles County’s competitive procurement policies. The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the contract during on June 12, 2018.
Smartmatic USA and its team will be responsible for systems integration, engineering and manufacturing of the system components that were designed by and for Los Angeles County voters with a focus on security, accessibility and usability.
The revolutionary new voting experience will make it easier for all Los Angeles County voters, including voters with disabilities and multilingual voters.