Tex. Local Gov't Code Section 171.003
Prohibited Acts; Penalty


A local public official commits an offense if the official knowingly:


violates Section 171.004 (Affidavit and Abstention from Voting Required);


acts as surety for a business entity that has work, business, or a contract with the governmental entity; or


acts as surety on any official bond required of an officer of the governmental entity.


An offense under this section is a Class A misdemeanor.
Acts 1987, 70th Leg., ch. 149, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1987. Amended by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 1, Sec. 40(a), eff. Aug. 28, 1989.

Source: Section 171.003 — Prohibited Acts; Penalty, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/LG/htm/LG.­171.­htm#171.­003 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 171.003’s source at texas​.gov