(a) The temporary board shall order an election to be held on a uniform election date
prescribed by Section 41.001, Election Code, in May of the first even-numbered year after the effective date of this Act to confirm
the creation of the district.
(b) The ballot for the election must be printed to permit voting for or against the
following proposition: “The creation of the Aransas County Groundwater Conservation
District and the imposition of an ad valorem tax in the district at a rate not to
exceed one cent for each $100 of assessed valuation.”
(c) The temporary board may include any other proposition on the ballot that it considers
(d) Except as provided by this section, a confirmation election must be conducted
as provided by Sections 36.017(b)-(i), Water Code, and the Election Code. The provision of Section 36.017(d), Water Code, relating to the election of permanent directors does not apply to a confirmation
election under this section.
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