Texas Election Code
Sec. § 101.102
Request for Balloting Materials


(a)

A person eligible to vote under this chapter may request from the appropriate early voting clerk e-mail transmission of balloting materials under this subchapter.

(b)

The early voting clerk shall grant a request made under this section for the e-mail transmission of balloting materials if:

(1)

the requestor has submitted a valid federal postcard application and:

(A)

if the requestor is a person described by Section 101.001(2)(C), has provided a current mailing address that is located outside the United States; or

(B)

if the requestor is a person described by Section 101.001(2)(A) or (B), has provided a current mailing address that is located outside the requestors county of residence;

(2)

the requestor provides an e-mail address:

(A)

that corresponds to the address on file with the requestors federal postcard application; or

(B)

stated on a newly submitted federal postcard application;

(3)

the request is submitted on or before the seventh day before the date of the election; and

(4)

a marked ballot for the election from the requestor has not been received by the early voting clerk.
Amended by:
Acts 2011, 82nd Leg., R.S., Ch. 1318 (S.B. 100), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2011.
Sec. 101.103. CONFIDENTIALITY OF E-MAIL ADDRESS. An e-mail address used under this subchapter to request balloting materials is confidential and does not constitute public information for purposes of Chapter 552, Government Code. An early voting clerk shall ensure that a voters e-mail address provided under this subchapter is excluded from public disclosure.
Amended by:
Acts 2011, 82nd Leg., R.S., Ch. 1318 (S.B. 100), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2011.
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