Texas Election Code - Section 16.093. Hearing On Challenge
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Section: 16.063 16.064 16.065 16.066 16.091 16.092 16.0921 16.093 16.094 16.095 17.001 17.002 17.003 17.004 17.005
§ 16.093. HEARING ON CHALLENGE. (a) On the filing of a
sworn statement under Section 16.092 alleging a ground other than
residence, the registrar shall schedule a hearing on the challenge.
The hearing procedure does not apply to an allegation of a ground
based on residence.
(b) The registrar shall conduct the hearing not later than
the 20th day after the date the statement is filed or on a later date
requested by either party and agreed to by both parties.
(c) A party may appear personally at the hearing to offer
evidence or argument. A party may offer evidence or argument by
affidavit without personally appearing if the party submits the
affidavit to the registrar before the hearing begins.
Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 211, § 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1986. Amended by
Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 797, § 24, eff. Sept. 1, 1995.
Last modified: August 11, 2007