Tex. Election Code Section 274.001
Form of Amendment on Ballot


If the legislature fails to prescribe the wording of the proposition submitting a proposed constitutional amendment, the secretary of state shall prescribe it.


The proposition prescribed by the secretary of state must describe the proposed amendment in terms that clearly express its scope and character.


The governor shall include the proposition in the proclamation ordering the election at which the constitutional amendment will be submitted.
Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 211, Sec. 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1986.

Source: Section 274.001 — Form of Amendment on Ballot, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/EL/htm/EL.­274.­htm#274.­001 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 274.001’s source at texas​.gov