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  S.B. No. 733
 
 
 
 
AN ACT
  relating to the authority of certain political subdivisions to
  change the date of their general elections.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 41.0052(a), Election Code, is amended to
  read as follows:
         (a)  The governing body of a political subdivision, other
  than a county or municipal utility district, that holds its general
  election for officers on a date other than the November uniform
  election date may, not later than December 31, 2016 [2012], change
  the date on which it holds its general election for officers to the
  November uniform election date.
         SECTION 2.  This Act takes effect immediately if it receives
  a vote of two-thirds of all the members elected to each house, as
  provided by Section 39, Article III, Texas Constitution.  If this
  Act does not receive the vote necessary for immediate effect, this
  Act takes effect September 1, 2015.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  ______________________________ ______________________________
     President of the Senate Speaker of the House     
 
         I hereby certify that S.B. No. 733 passed the Senate on
  May 4, 2015, by the following vote:  Yeas 31, Nays 0;
  May 14, 2015, Senate refused to concur in House amendments and
  requested appointment of Conference Committee; May 20, 2015, House
  granted request of the Senate; May 29, 2015, Senate adopted
  Conference Committee Report by the following vote:  Yeas 31,
  Nays 0.
 
 
  ______________________________
  Secretary of the Senate    
 
         I hereby certify that S.B. No. 733 passed the House, with
  amendments, on May 12, 2015, by the following vote:  Yeas 142,
  Nays 0, three present not voting; May 20, 2015, House granted
  request of the Senate for appointment of Conference Committee;
  May 28, 2015, House adopted Conference Committee Report by the
  following vote:  Yeas 137, Nays 2, two present not voting.
 
 
  ______________________________
  Chief Clerk of the House   
 
 
 
  Approved:
 
  ______________________________ 
             Date
 
 
  ______________________________ 
            Governor