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Election Code Revision - 65th R.S. (1977)

Committee: Joint Election Code Revision
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: Report of the Texas Election Code Revision Commission to the 66th Legislature of Texas.
Subjects: Election laws | Statutory revision |
Library Call Number: E1688.8 R299
Session: 65th R.S. (1977)
Online version: View report [17 pages  File size: 615 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Cause to be prepared a proposed draft of a complete revision of the present Texas Election Code, in a format complying with the rules which have been adopted for implementation of the statutory revision program authorized by Chapter 448, Acts of the 58th Legislature, 1963 (Article 5429b-1, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes). The commission is authorized to incorporate into the draft any changes (including substantive changes) which it its opinion are needed to eliminate conflicts within the code itself of between the code and other statutes of the state, to clarify vague and ambiguous provisions in the code, or to improve the elective processes and procedures which are regulated by the code.

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