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  S.B. No. 1109
 
 
 
 
AN ACT
  relating to the authority of certain political subdivisions to
  change the date of the general election for officers.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 41.0052, Election Code, is amended by
  adding Subsections (a-1) and (a-2) to read as follows:
         (a-1)  The governing body of a municipality that is
  intersected by State Highway 171 and U.S. Highway 377 and that holds
  its general election for officers on the November uniform election
  date may, not later than December 31, 2018, change the date on which
  it holds its general election for officers to the May uniform
  election date. This subsection expires January 1, 2019.
         (a-2)  The governing body of a political subdivision, other
  than a county, located in a county that contains an intersection of
  U.S. Highway 277 and U.S. Highway 180 and that holds its general
  election for officers on the November uniform election date may,
  not later than December 31, 2018, change the date on which it holds
  its general election for officers to the May uniform election date.
  This subsection expires January 1, 2019.
         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, 2017.
 
 
 
 
 
  ______________________________ ______________________________
     President of the Senate Speaker of the House     
 
         I hereby certify that S.B. No. 1109 passed the Senate on
  May 4, 2017, by the following vote: Yeas 31, Nays 0; and that the
  Senate concurred in House amendment on May 28, 2017, by the
  following vote: Yeas 31, Nays 0.
 
 
  ______________________________
  Secretary of the Senate    
 
         I hereby certify that S.B. No. 1109 passed the House, with
  amendment, on May 24, 2017, by the following vote: Yeas 146,
  Nays 0, two present not voting.
 
 
  ______________________________
  Chief Clerk of the House   
 
 
 
  Approved:
 
  ______________________________ 
              Date
 
 
  ______________________________ 
            Governor