Bill Text: TX HB3783 | 2017-2018 | 85th Legislature | Enrolled


Bill Title: Relating to the terms of the board of directors of the Palo Pinto County Hospital District.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)

Status: (Enrolled - Dead) 2017-06-12 - Effective immediately [HB3783 Detail]

Download: Texas-2017-HB3783-Enrolled.html
 
 
  H.B. No. 3783
 
 
 
 
AN ACT
  relating to the terms of the board of directors of the Palo Pinto
  County Hospital District.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 1084.051(b), Special District Local Laws
  Code, is amended to read as follows:
         (b)  Unless four-year terms are established under Section
  285.081, Health and Safety Code, the directors elected to the board
  serve staggered three-year [two-year] terms [as follows:
               [(1)     directors for places 1, 2, and 3 are elected on
  the uniform election date in May of each odd-numbered year; and
               [(2)     directors for places 4, 5, and 6 are elected on
  the uniform election date in May of each even-numbered year].
         SECTION 2.  A director of the Palo Pinto County Hospital
  District who is serving on the day before the effective date of this
  Act shall serve until the director's term expires as described by
  this section. A director serving in Place 1 or Place 2 shall serve
  until the director's successor has qualified following the election
  held in 2017. A director serving in Place 3 or Place 4 shall serve
  until the director's successor has qualified following the election
  held in 2018. A director serving in Place 5 or Place 6 shall serve
  until the director's successor has qualified following the election
  held in 2019.
         SECTION 3.  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, 2017.
 
 
  ______________________________ ______________________________
     President of the Senate Speaker of the House     
 
 
         I certify that H.B. No. 3783 was passed by the House on May
  19, 2017, by the following vote:  Yeas 144, Nays 0, 2 present, not
  voting.
 
  ______________________________
  Chief Clerk of the House   
 
 
         I certify that H.B. No. 3783 was passed by the Senate on May
  24, 2017, by the following vote:  Yeas 31, Nays 0.
 
  ______________________________
  Secretary of the Senate    
  APPROVED:  _____________________
                     Date          
   
            _____________________
                   Governor       
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