Tex. Election Code Section 277.0024
Computing Number of Signatures


(a)

Except as provided by Subsection (b), if the minimum number of signatures required for a petition is determined by a computation applied to the number of registered voters of a particular territory, voters whose names appear on the list of registered voters with the notation “S”, or a similar notation, shall be excluded from the computation.

(b)

The signature of a voter whose name appears on the list of registered voters with the notation “S”, or a similar notation, is considered valid if the voter:

(1)

is otherwise eligible to vote in the territory; and

(2)

provides a residence address located in the territory.
Added by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 797, Sec. 43, eff. Sept. 1, 1995.
Amended by:
Acts 2021, 87th Leg., R.S., Ch. 711 (H.B. 3107), Sec. 98, eff. September 1, 2021.

Source: Section 277.0024 — Computing Number of Signatures, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/EL/htm/EL.­277.­htm#277.­0024 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Accessed:
Jun. 5, 2024

§ 277.0024’s source at texas​.gov