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Floresville ISD 2020 Trustee Elections

FISD Trustee Position on 2020 Ballot
Single Member Districts 3 and 5
 

Eligibility—Texas Election Code Section 141.001

An individual is eligible to be a candidate for, or elected or appointed to, a Texas school board if the individual:

 

  • is a United States citizen;
  • Residence — One year in state and 6 months in the single-member trustee district from which the position is elected or, if running for the at large-position, six months in the school district prior to filing deadline (Texas Elec. Code, Section 141.001(a); Brown v. Patterson, 609 SW 2nd 287);
  • Age — 18 years or older on the first day of the term to be filled;
  • Must be a registered voter at time of election. Language of statute says "qualified voter" but see Oser v. Cullen 435 S.W. 2nd 896 (Tex. Civ. App. Houston [1st Dist.] 1968);
  • Have not been determined by a final judgment of a court exercising probate jurisdiction to be:
    • (A) totally mentally incapacitated; or
    • (B) partially mentally incapacitated without the right to vote;
  • Have not been finally convicted of a felony from which the person has not been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disabilities;
 
Filing to Run for Trustee
Note: The application must be signed before a notary public
 
Designation of a Campaign Treasurer
A candidate must file a designation of campaign treasurer before accepting any contribution or expending any contribution. A candidate may file such designation prior to filing an application for a place on the general election ballot.

File Appointment of a Campaign  Treasurer by a Candidate
Instructions
 
Dates for filing application: Monday, July 20, 2020 through Monday, August 17, 2020
 
Where to File application, designation of campaign treasurer, and other reports:
Floresville ISD Administration Building, 1200 5th Street, Floresville, Texas 78114
 
FISD Office Hours:
June 1 through July 31: M - Th, 8am until 4:30pm
Beginning August 3: M - F, 8am until 4:30pm
 
 
Important Dates
Monday, July 20, 2020: First Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot
Monday, August 17, 2020: Last Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot
Friday, August 21, 2020: Last Day to File a Declaration of Write-in Candidacy