County Commissioners in special meeting to hear canvass report

Atascosa County
Commissioners Court
Special Meeting
Nov. 19, 2012 • 9:00 a.m.
Ordered by
Hon. Diana Bautista,
Atascosa County Judge

Present were three commissioners, Lonnie Gillespie, (Precinct 1); William “Bill” Torans, (Precinct 2); and Bill Carroll (Precinct 4). Freddie Ogden, (Precinct 3), was unable to attend.

After call to order of the special meeting of the Commissioners Court, Judge Bautista called on Janice Ruple, Atascosa County Elections Administrator, to present the General Election canvass report.

It was then pointed out that a petition for an initial recount must be submitted by the later of:

(1) 5 p.m. of the fifth day after election day; or

(2) 5 p.m. of the second day after the date the canvassing authority to whose presiding officer the petition must be submitted completes its canvass of the original election returns. That would be at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 21, 2012.

Since there was no other business on the agenda for this special meeting, Judge Bautista adjourned the meeting.

The next meeting will be a special meeting on Monday, November 26, beginning at 9 a.m.

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