Texas Municipal Clerks
The Texas Municipal Election Law Manual provides city secretaries and all municipal officials with complete information on how to administer municipal elections in Texas. The concise content of the text details every phase of the election process. This manual also includes the following essential information: legal references, regulations, agencies, addresses and phone numbers of other resources needed to conduct an efficient, cost-effective municipal election.
EASY TO USE AND UNDERSTAND, this manual includes a current election calendar; detailed chapter analysis for each of the twenty chapters; highlighted subject headings throughout the text; numerous tables, charts, lists, and planning guides; an extensive index; and citations of the corresponding Texas Election Code.
AN ACCURATE, TIME-SAVING RESOURCE, this book is needed by all novice and experienced Texas election officials. Designed primarily for Texas city secretaries and city clerks who perform the bulk of the administrative election duties, this manual encompasses the responsibilities and actions of mayors, city councils, election judges, clerks, and candidates.
An annual supplement and the 3-ring binder format keeps your Texas Municipal Election Law Manual current without pocket parts.
A UNIQUE PUBLICATION
This invaluable reference is the only administrative Texas election law manual of its kind.
“I am so impressed by the depth of information provided in this essential manual. I reach for it first when I have an election question! And how easy is it to read the Election Manual? Simple—it is written for clerks by an expert attorney who understands what we do and how important it is to ‘get it right’ when it comes to fair, legal, and smooth elections!
“Without the Manual, I would be searching for hours in the Election Code... but when I do want to read the Code, our Election Manual conveniently provides the citation on where to find the law. You must have this manual—it is absolutely indispensable. I guarantee results and assurance in knowing you've got answers at your fingertips!”
“The Texas Election Law Manual remains on my desk during election season and throughout the year. It is the definitive source for municipal election questions in Texas.”
“The Texas Municipal Election Law Manual is commonly known as the City Secretary/Clerk’s Election ‘bible.’ This manual provides for the common application of the Texas Election Code in terms that is easily understood not only by veterans, but by new clerks as well. Using the manual as your election guide is your first step towards a successful election.”
“If I am not sure about anything relating to elections, I go to my Texas Municipal Election Law Manual; it has never failed me. An example would be petitions: the Manual has helped me to understand and handle the various aspects of petitions; it is detailed, easy to comprehend and follow. This is an essential tool that every municipal clerk should have.”
“There are several resource guides on elections, generally, but my firm consistently turns first to the Texas Municipal Election Law Manual because it is specific to cities.”