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Experts of the Regional public center of Internet technologies (ROCIT) has opened the way for guaranteed protection of the process of electronic voting on amendments to the Constitution of Russia, which uses the technology of the blockchain. The corresponding statement posted on the website of ROCIT.
According to experts, the mechanism of monitoring the status of the blockchain technology is open to all users of the network. The CEC of Russia is formation of the voting lists, and only then they are passed to the voting system and loaded into the blockchain, in this way protecting the election process.
“Blockchain technology guarantees the immutability of the data and preserve the history of the reception of votes during the whole time of voting. The technology of distributed registries will be used primarily to confirm the immutability of the votes of the citizens. This technology allows to provide data access for independent observers without revealing any personal data of voters”, — are reported words of the Director of development Waves Platform Maxim Pertsovsky.
He also explained that thanks to the blockchain voting process becomes transparent, as anyone may observe the voting process. It is noted that during the entire period of e-voting hotline, by calling on which you can report bugs.
June 25 started a nationwide vote on amendments to the Constitution. Primary election day — July 1 — declared. As of the morning of June 28, more than 30 million Russians took part in the vote.
Among the proposed amendments, the priority of Russian on international law and the right of the incumbent President of Russia to be re-elected for a new term and at the end of two presidential terms before the changes come into force. All the proposals approved by the constitutional court, the state Duma, the Federation Council and regional parliaments.
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