Texas Election Code - Section 13.042. Delivery Of Application To Registrar
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§ 13.042. DELIVERY OF APPLICATION TO REGISTRAR. (a) A
volunteer deputy registrar shall deliver in person, or by personal
delivery through another designated volunteer deputy, to the
registrar each completed voter registration application submitted
to the deputy, as provided by this section. The secretary of state
shall prescribe any procedures necessary to ensure the proper and
timely delivery of completed applications that are not delivered in
person by the volunteer deputy who receives them.
(b) Except as provided by Subsection (c), an application
shall be delivered to the registrar not later than 5 p.m. of the
fifth day after the date the application is submitted to the
volunteer deputy registrar.
(c) An application submitted after the 34th day and before
the 29th day before the date of an election in which any qualified
voter of the county is eligible to vote shall be delivered not later
than 5 p.m. of the 29th day before election day.
Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 211, § 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1986. Amended by
Acts 1987, 70th Leg., ch. 472, § 2, eff. Sept. 1, 1987.
Last modified: August 11, 2007