Texas Election Code
Sec. § 16.0921
Confirmation Notice on Challenge Based on Residence


Except as provided by Subsection (c), on the filing of a sworn statement under Section 16.092 (Sworn Statement Required) alleging a ground based on residence, the registrar shall promptly deliver to the voter whose registration is challenged a confirmation notice in accordance with Section 15.051 (Confirmation Notice).


If the voter fails to submit a response to the registrar in accordance with Section 15.053 (Response to Confirmation Notice), the registrar shall enter the voters name on the suspense list.


The registrar may not deliver a confirmation notice resulting from a sworn statement filed after the 75th day before the date of the general election for state and county officers until after the date of that election. This subsection does not apply to a person who submits a registration application after the 75th day and prior to the 30th day before the general election for state and county officers.
Added by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 797, Sec. 23, eff. Sept. 1, 1995. Amended by Acts 1999, 76th Leg., ch. 62, Sec. 5.07, eff. Sept. 1, 1999; Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 1166, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 2003.
Amended by:
Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 1107 (H.B. 2309), Sec. 1.07, eff. September 1, 2005.
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