Texas Utilities Code - Section 12.053. Membership Qualifications
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Section: 12.001 12.002 12.003 12.004 12.005 12.051 12.052 12.053 12.054 12.055 12.056 12.057 12.058 12.059 12.101
§ 12.053. MEMBERSHIP QUALIFICATIONS. (a) To be eligible
for appointment, a commissioner must be:
(1) a qualified voter;
(2) a citizen of the United States; and
(3) a representative of the general public.
(b) A person is not eligible for appointment as a
commissioner if the person:
(1) at any time during the two years preceding
(A) personally served as an officer, director,
owner, employee, partner, or legal representative of a public
utility, affiliate, or direct competitor of a public utility; or
(B) owned or controlled, directly or indirectly,
stocks or bonds of any class with a value of $10,000 or more in a
public utility, affiliate, or direct competitor of a public
(2) is not qualified to serve under Section 12.151,
12.152, or 12.153.
Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 166, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1997.
Last modified: August 11, 2007