Tex. Election Code Section 84.036
Disposition of Returned Ballot


If an early voting ballot sent to an applicant whose application is canceled is returned to the early voting clerk as a marked ballot, the ballot shall be treated as a marked ballot not timely returned.


After making the appropriate entry on a register maintained under Section 84.032 (Request for Cancellation)(d-1), an election officer shall deposit a ballot to be voted by mail returned at a polling place under Section 84.032 (Request for Cancellation)(d) in ballot box no. 4.
Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 211, Sec. 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1986. Amended by Acts 1991, 72nd Leg., ch. 203, Sec. 2.08; Acts 1991, 72nd Leg., ch. 554, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1991.
Amended by:
Acts 2023, 88th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1167 (S.B. 1599), Sec. 3, eff. September 1, 2023.

Source: Section 84.036 — Disposition of Returned Ballot, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/EL/htm/EL.­84.­htm#84.­036 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 84.036’s source at texas​.gov