Elections & Campaign Finance
Office of the City Clerk
P.O. Box 839966
San Antonio, TX 78283-3966
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- Section 140(b): No appointee of any City board or commission shall continue in such position after becoming a Candidate for nomination or election to any City or Bexar County elected office.
Per Section 5 of the City Charter, the Term of Office for all Members of the City Council elected at a General Election is two (2) years.
Yes. Effective December 1, 2008, no person shall be eligible to hold any elected office for more than four (4) full Terms of Office. Prior to this date, Officeholders were limited to two (2) full terms of office. Please refer to Section 20 of the City Charter for more detailed information.
The Certificate of Withdrawal is considered effective immediately upon being received in the Office of the City Clerk.