Interactive Ethics Training
Answer to Question 5 (Quiz 3)
If you chose FALSE, you are correct.
False, employees can be allowed.
Running for Elective Office: The Advisory Council on Ethics opinioned in their
ACE Opinion #11 that TDCJ employees are not precluded from running for certain
offices, with some restriction. As stated in ACE Opinion #2, and Article 16,
Section 40 of the Texas Constitution state employees are allowed to serve as
members of school districts, cities, towns, or other local government districts
provided they RECEIVE NO SALARY for serving.