Jim Murphy MP

Jim Murphy MP (Labour) MP for Renfrewshire East.

Electronic Voting

Westminster Hall debate e-Government 13 October 2005

... In respect of e-voting, the Government remain committed to innovative, multi-channel means of voting. However, in conjunction with the Electoral Commission, we are considering how security could be guaranteed through e-voting and other methods, so we are not seeking a pilot for e-voting in the 2006 local elections. That is the sensible way to progress until such time as we can ascertain specific means of security. ...