Texas Election Code - Section 191.031. Party Holding Primary Election
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§ 191.031. PARTY HOLDING PRIMARY ELECTION. (a) If a
political party holding a primary election in a presidential
election year desires to send delegates to a national presidential
nominating convention of the party, the party shall select the
delegates at a state convention convened on any day in June of the
presidential election year. Before the date of the party's
precinct conventions held under Chapter 174, the party's state
executive committee shall choose the date, hour, and place for the
(b) The state convention shall consist of delegates
selected at the party's county and senatorial district conventions
held under Chapter 174.
(c) Before the date of the party's precinct conventions, the
party's state chair shall deliver written notice of the date, hour,
and place for the state convention to:
(1) the secretary of state;
(2) each county chair of the party; and
(3) the temporary chair of each senatorial district
convention of the party.
Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 211, § 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1986.
Renumbered from V.T.C.A., Election Code § 191.001 by Acts 1986,
69th Leg., 3rd C.S., ch. 14, § 26, eff. Sept. 1, 1987. Amended by
Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 864, § 199, eff. Sept. 1, 1997.
Last modified: August 11, 2007