The members of the Election Committee of the Moscow region plan to test the possibility of introducing the technology of the blockchain in the elections.
«We will hold a school referendum on the territory of the Moscow region, will test the system and demonstrate the possibility of elections at any level in Russia based on the technology of the blockchain», – said the member of the Election Commission of the Moscow region Alexander Evsyutin.
In a press-service of Election Commission of Irkutsk region said, testing the blockchain will take place in day of presidential elections in all 67 municipalities of the region. In the school referendum will be attended by about 740 thousand pupils of 1 thousand schools in the region. Participation in a school referendum can take pupils with 1 on 11 class.
«On the basis of this technology, we will consider how to ensure maximum transparency, reliability of results and convenience for users,» said Evsutin.
According to the speaker of the Moscow city Duma Alexey Shaposhnikov, the blockchain can be implemented including voting in elections – this would solve the problem with a secret vote, to reduce the cost of elections and to increase turnout.
The Chairman of the Metropolitan Parliament considers that the electoral system in Moscow in the coming 10 years can be added bloccano, and in 50 years technology will definitely replace the commissions.