Ins. Code Section 2210.1031
(a)A person who is appointed to and qualifies for office as a member of the board of directors may not vote, deliberate, or be counted as a member in attendance at a meeting of the board of directors until the person completes a training program that complies with this section.
(b)The training program must provide the person with information regarding:
(1)the law governing the operation of the association;
(2)the programs, functions, rules, and budget of the association;
(3)the scope of and limitations on the rulemaking authority of the board of directors;
(4)the results of the most recent formal audit of the association;
(5)the requirements of:
(A)laws relating to open meetings, public information, administrative procedure, and conflict of interest disclosure; and
(B)other laws applicable to the board of directors in performing the board’s duties; and
(6)any applicable ethics policies adopted by the association or the Texas Ethics Commission.
(c)The general manager of the association shall create a training manual that includes the information required by Subsection (b). The general manager shall distribute a copy of the training manual annually to each member of the board of directors. Each member of the board of directors shall sign and submit to the general manager a statement acknowledging that the member received and has reviewed the training manual.
Section 2210.1031 — Training,
https://statutes.capitol.texas.gov/Docs/IN/htm/IN.2210.htm#2210.1031 (accessed Dec. 2, 2023).