BBA-E Board Members: Appointments

This policy contains the oath for the person swearing in board members and the newly elected board member.


“I, ______________________, do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I have not directly or indirectly paid, offered, or promised to pay, contributed, or promised to contribute any money or thing of value, or promised any public office or employment for the giving or withholding of a vote at the election at which I was elected or as a reward to secure my appointment, or confirmation, whichever the case may be, so help me God.”

Title of Position to Which Elected/Appointed: ______________________________________________

City and/or County: ___________________________________________________________________


Under penalties of perjury, I declare that I have read the foregoing statement and that the facts stated therein are true.

“In the name and by the authority of the State of Texas, I, ________________________________, do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will faithfully execute the duties of the office of Board Member for the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired of the State of Texas, and will to the best of my ability preserve, protect, and defend the Constitution and laws of the United States and of this state, so help me God.”

Adopted:         9/27/90

Amended:       11/13/92, 11/15/96, 9/29/17, 8/6/21

Reviewed:       1/24/02, 11/20/09, 1/31/14