Tex. Election Code Section 276.003
Unlawful Removal from Ballot Box


A person commits an offense if the person knowingly or intentionally removes or attempts to remove voted ballots from a ballot box in a manner not authorized by law.


An offense under this section is a felony of the third degree unless the person is convicted of an attempt. In that case, the offense is a Class A misdemeanor.
Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 211, Sec. 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1986. Amended by Acts 1987, 70th Leg., ch. 489, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1987.

Source: Section 276.003 — Unlawful Removal from Ballot Box, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/EL/htm/EL.­276.­htm#276.­003 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 276.003’s source at texas​.gov