Texas Election Code - Section 174.063. Time And Place Of Convention
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§ 174.063. TIME AND PLACE OF CONVENTION. (a) The county
and senatorial district conventions shall be held on the third
Saturday after general primary election day. However, if that date
occurs during Passover or on the day following Good Friday, the
conventions shall be held on the next Saturday that does not occur
during Passover or on the day following Good Friday.
(b) The hour and place for the convening of a county
convention shall be set in the same manner as for the precinct
conventions held under this chapter.
(c) The hour and place for the convening of a senatorial
district convention shall be set in the same manner as for the
precinct conventions held under this chapter, except that only
those members of the county executive committee who are the
precinct chairs for the precincts in the territory represented at
the senatorial district convention may participate in setting the
convention's hour and place, and if they fail to do so, the
temporary chair of the senatorial district convention shall set the
hour and place.
Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 211, § 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1986. Amended by
Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 333, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989; Acts
1995, 74th Leg., ch. 29, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1995; Acts 1997, 75th
Leg., ch. 864, § 180, eff. Sept. 1, 1997.
Last modified: August 11, 2007