Texas General Land Office

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The main offices of the Texas General Land Office are located in the Stephen F. Austin State Office Building.
Commissioner of the General Land Office of Texas
Incumbent
Jerry E. Patterson

since January 2, 2003
Style The Honorable
Term length Four years, no term limits
Formation Texas Constitution
Website About the Land Office

The Texas General Land Office is a state agency of Texas. It manages state-controlled lands and mineral rights properties. The agency originally collected and kept records regarding lands controlled by the state.[1] The agency has its headquarters in the Stephen F. Austin State Office Building in Downtown Austin.[2][3]

The current but departing land commissioner is Jerry E. Patterson, who vacates the office in January 2015 after an unsuccessful bid for Lieutenant Governor of Texas in the primary election held on March 4, 2014.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "History the General Land Office." Texas General Land Office. Retrieved on January 13, 2014.
  2. ^ "Local Offices." Texas General Land Office. Retrieved on January 13, 2014.
  3. ^ "Contact Us." Texas General Land Office. Retrieved on January 13, 2014.

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