Tex. Local Gov't Code Section 326.025
Filing of Petition; Hearing; Ordering Election


At the next regular or special session of the commissioners court held after the petition is filed with the commissioners court, the commissioners court shall consider the petition.


The commissioners court shall grant the petition if the court finds that the petition is in proper form and conforms to the requirements of Section 326.023 (Petition for Creation of District) and that the requirement of Section 326.024 (Payment of Election Costs) is met.


If a petition is granted, the commissioners court shall order an election to confirm the district’s creation and to authorize the imposition of a sales and use tax.


The election shall be held on the first authorized uniform election date under Chapter 41 (Election Dates and Hours for Voting), Election Code, that occurs on or after the 45th day after the date the election is ordered.
Added by Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 1204, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1997.

Source: Section 326.025 — Filing of Petition; Hearing; Ordering Election, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/LG/htm/LG.­326.­htm#326.­025 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 326.025’s source at texas​.gov