Texas Municipal Clerks
NOW AVAILABLE IN TWO FORMATS!
This publication is available in both the classic hard copy version (with annual invoiced supplements) or in a new online annual subscription version. Purchase either, or both!
Hard copy option: Encased in hardcover 3-ring binder; dimensions (in inches): 3 x 9 x 10. Annual supplements for the printed version of this manual will be sent with an invoice.
Online access option: A subscription offers ONE YEAR OF ACCESS to the Texas Municipal Election Law Manual online, hosted by Franklin Legal Publishing. This online publication is searchable, and limited printing is available. NOTE: This is a SINGLE-USER license. Owner will be emailed annually with a reminder to renew their online access subscription (see order form/online store listing for renewal rates).
About the Texas Municipal Election Law Manual
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, and contact information of other resources needed to conduct an efficient, cost-effective municipal election.
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.
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.
Hardcopy version: An annual supplement and 3-ring binder format keeps your manual current without pocket parts. When you purchase the hardcopy version of the Texas Municipal Election Law Manual, you will receive automatic annual supplements with an invoice.
Annual online subscription version: Access to the latest content of the Texas Municipal Election Law Manual online.
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!”
Patrice Fogarty, TRMC, City Secretary, City of La Porte
“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.”
Scott Houston, Director of Legal Services, Texas Municipal League
“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.”
Alan Bojorquez, Attorney at Law, Bojorquez Law Firm, PLLC; author, Texas Municipal Law & Procedure Manual