Texas Election Code - Section 13.040. Issuance Of Receipt
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§ 13.040. ISSUANCE OF RECEIPT. (a) On receipt of a
completed registration application, a volunteer deputy registrar
shall prepare a receipt in duplicate on a form furnished by the
(b) The receipt must contain:
(1) the name of the applicant and, if applicable, the
name of the applicant's agent; and
(2) the date the completed application is submitted to
the volunteer deputy.
(c) The volunteer deputy shall sign the receipt in the
applicant's presence and shall give the original to the applicant.
(d) The volunteer deputy shall deliver the duplicate
receipt to the registrar with the registration application. The
registrar shall retain the receipt on file with the application.
(e) The secretary of state may prescribe a procedure that is
an alternative to the procedure prescribed by this section that
will ensure the accountability of the registration applications.
Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 211, § 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1986.
Last modified: August 11, 2007