Bill Text: TX HB1720 | 2021-2022 | 87th Legislature | Introduced


Bill Title: Relating to the inclusion of certain areas in a county assistance district.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2021-04-08 - Left pending in committee [HB1720 Detail]

Download: Texas-2021-HB1720-Introduced.html
  87R6380 JTS-D
 
  By: Reynolds H.B. No. 1720
 
 
 
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
 
AN ACT
  relating to the inclusion of certain areas in a county assistance
  district.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 387.003(i), Local Government Code, is
  amended to read as follows:
         (i)  In addition to the authority to include an area in a
  district under Subsection (f), the governing body of a district by
  order may include an area in the district that has [on receipt of a
  petition or petitions signed by the owner or owners of the majority
  of the land in the area to be included in the district.  If there
  are] no registered voters. No petition or [in the area to be
  included in the district, no] election is required for the
  inclusion of an area under this subsection.
         SECTION 2.  This Act takes effect September 1, 2021.
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