Texas Election Code - Section 214.045. Composition Of Committee
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§ 214.045. COMPOSITION OF COMMITTEE. (a) The recount
committee chair shall designate one member of the recount committee
for an electronic recount to operate the automatic tabulating
equipment. In this subchapter, "recount tabulator" means the
member designated to operate the equipment.
(b) In a recount of ballots originally counted at a central
counting station, the recount tabulator must be the tabulation
supervisor of the station, an assistant to the supervisor, or a
person approved by the supervisor.
(c) In a recount of ballots originally counted at a polling
place, the recount tabulator must be a person who has served as an
election officer at a polling place using the type of equipment on
which the recount is made and must have had experience in operating
(d) At least one member of the recount committee other than
the recount tabulator must have had experience in operating the
type of equipment on which the recount is made.
Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 211, § 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1986. Amended by
Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 864, § 223, eff. Sept. 1, 1997.
Last modified: August 11, 2007