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Washington, D.C. 20549
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Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): February 2, 2021
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Item 5.03    Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year.

On February 2, 2021, Camden Property Trust (the "Company") adopted the Fifth Amended and Restated Bylaws of the Company (the “Bylaws”) to add a proxy access provision. A new Section 3.5 of the Bylaws permits a shareholder, or group of up to 20 shareholders, owning 3% or more of the Company’s outstanding common shares continuously for at least three years, to include in the Company’s annual meeting proxy materials trust manager nominations for up to 20% of the seats on the Company’s Board of Trust Managers. The Bylaws also contain changes of a technical or conforming nature to several other sections. The foregoing summary of the proxy access provisions is subject to the additional eligibility, procedural and disclosure requirements set forth in Section 3.5 of the Bylaws, and the foregoing description of the Bylaws is qualified in its entirety by reference to a copy of the Bylaws filed as Exhibit 3.1 to this Form 8-K, which is incorporated by reference herein.
Item 9.01    Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(c)    Exhibits.

Fifth Amended and Restated Bylaws of Camden Property Trust, effective February 2, 2021.
104Cover Page Interactive Data File (formatted as Inline XBRL)


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

Date: February 2, 2021  CAMDEN PROPERTY TRUST
 By:/s/ Michael P. Gallagher
  Michael P. Gallagher
  Senior Vice President — Chief Accounting Officer