Bill Text: TX HB1819 | 2015-2016 | 84th Legislature | Enrolled


Bill Title: Relating to the date for the election of directors of the Hill Country Underground Water Conservation District.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)

Status: (Enrolled - Dead) 2015-06-10 - Effective immediately [HB1819 Detail]

Download: Texas-2015-HB1819-Enrolled.html
 
 
  H.B. No. 1819
 
 
 
 
AN ACT
  relating to the date for the election of directors of the Hill
  Country Underground Water Conservation District.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 8844.104, Special District Local Laws
  Code, is amended to read as follows:
         Sec. 8844.104.  ELECTION DATE.  Each odd-numbered
  [even-numbered] year, the board shall hold an election in the
  district on the uniform election date in May [November] to elect the
  appropriate number of directors.  Section 41.001(a)(2), Election
  Code, does not apply to the district.
         SECTION 2.  The board of directors of the Hill Country
  Underground Water Conservation District shall adjust the terms of
  office to conform to a change in the election date made by this Act.
         SECTION 3.  (a)  The legal notice of the intention to
  introduce this Act, setting forth the general substance of this
  Act, has been published as provided by law, and the notice and a
  copy of this Act have been furnished to all persons, agencies,
  officials, or entities to which they are required to be furnished
  under Section 59, Article XVI, Texas Constitution, and Chapter 313,
  Government Code.
         (b)  The governor, one of the required recipients, has
  submitted the notice and Act to the Texas Commission on
  Environmental Quality.
         (c)  The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has filed
  its recommendations relating to this Act with the governor, the
  lieutenant governor, and the speaker of the house of
  representatives within the required time.
         (d)  All requirements of the constitution and laws of this
  state and the rules and procedures of the legislature with respect
  to the notice, introduction, and passage of this Act are fulfilled
  and accomplished.
         SECTION 4.  This Act takes effect immediately if it receives
  a vote of two-thirds of all the members elected to each house, as
  provided by Section 39, Article III, Texas Constitution.  If this
  Act does not receive the vote necessary for immediate effect, this
  Act takes effect September 1, 2015.
 
 
  ______________________________ ______________________________
     President of the Senate Speaker of the House     
 
 
         I certify that H.B. No. 1819 was passed by the House on April
  30, 2015, by the following vote:  Yeas 138, Nays 1, 1 present, not
  voting.
 
  ______________________________
  Chief Clerk of the House   
 
 
         I certify that H.B. No. 1819 was passed by the Senate on May
  20, 2015, by the following vote:  Yeas 30, Nays 1.
 
  ______________________________
  Secretary of the Senate    
  APPROVED:  _____________________
                     Date          
   
            _____________________
                   Governor       
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