AC(LEGAL) - GEOGRAPHIC BOUNDARIES

Boundary Descriptions and Maps

  1. A complete and legally sufficient description of the boundaries of the District.
  2. A map of the District that is:
    1. Drawn to the county general highway maps produced by the Texas Department of Transportation or a similar map of sufficient detail to display the names of visible features that the boundaries follow or to which the boundaries are in close proximity; and
    2. An accurate and legible representation of the boundaries in relationship to other features on the map.
  3. A list of voting precincts within the District, separately listing those precincts wholly within the District and those precincts only partly within the District.

Education Code 13.010

Changes in Boundaries

  1. The District detaches or annexes territory under Education Code Chapter 13, Subchapter B.
  2. Two or more districts consolidate into a single district under Education Code Chapter 13, Subchapter D.
  3. Minor boundary adjustments are made by agreement under Education Code 13.231 (see below).

Minor Boundary Adjustments

  1. No child who resides in the territory that is transferred from one jurisdiction to the other is enrolled in a school of the district from which the territory is transferred; and
  2. The taxable value of the territory that is transferred from one jurisdiction to the other does not exceed one-tenth of one percent of the total taxable value of all property in the district from which the territory is transferred. "Taxable value" is defined at Government Code 403.302.

Education Code 13.231

Notice

To Voter Registrar

  1. Notify the voter registrar of the county in which the area subject to the boundary change is located of the adopted boundary change; and
  2. Provide the voter registrar with a map of an adopted boundary change in a format that is compatible with the mapping format used by the registrar's office.

Election Code 42.0615

To County Appraiser

Bland ISD

AC(LEGAL)-P

UPDATE 89

DATE ISSUED: 12/14/2010