Texas Election Code - Section 52.072. Propositions
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§ 52.072. PROPOSITIONS. (a) Except as otherwise provided
by law, the authority ordering the election shall prescribe the
wording of a proposition that is to appear on the ballot.
(b) A proposition shall be printed on the ballot in the form
of a single statement and may appear on the ballot only once.
(c) Except as provided by Subsection (d), in an election in
which an office and a measure are to be voted on, each proposition
stating a measure shall appear on the ballot after the listing of
(d) If an election of officers is contingent on the adoption
of a proposition appearing on the same ballot, the proposition
shall appear on the ballot before the listing of offices.
Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 211, § 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1986.
Last modified: August 11, 2007