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Texas Laws | Business and Commerce Code
BUSINESS AND COMMERCE CODE
TITLE 15. CURRENCY AND TRADE

(1) a foreign trade zone in Travis County; and (13172)

(2) other subzones. (13173)

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885 (H.B. 2278), Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009. (13174)

Sec. 681.153. CITY OF BEAUMONT; JEFFERSON COUNTY; PORT OF BEAUMONT NAVIGATION DISTRICT; OR CERTAIN OTHER CORPORATIONS OR ENTITIES. (13175)(Text)

(a) This section applies to: (13176)

(1) the City of Beaumont; (13177)

(2) the Beaumont Chamber of Commerce; (13178)

(3) Jefferson County; (13179)

(4) the Port of Beaumont Navigation District of Jefferson County; (13180)

(5) the Beaumont Economic Development Foundation, a nonprofit corporation organized under the Texas Non-Profit Corporation Act (Article 1396-1.01 et seq., Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes), with offices at Beaumont, Jefferson County; or (13181)

(6) any other corporation organized under the laws of this state and designated by the Port of Beaumont Navigation District of Jefferson County. (13182)

(b) A corporation or entity listed in or described by Subsection (a) may apply for and accept a grant of authority to establish, operate, and maintain a foreign trade zone and subzones in Beaumont, Jefferson County, or another location in the portion of the Port Arthur Customs District located in this state. (13183)

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885 (H.B. 2278), Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009. (13184)

Sec. 681.154. PORT FREEPORT OR DESIGNEE. (13185)(Text)

Port Freeport, or a corporation organized under the laws of this state and designated by Port Freeport, may apply for and accept a grant of authority to establish, operate, and maintain: (13186)

(1) a foreign trade zone adjacent to a port of entry in Port Freeport; and (13187)

(2) other subzones. (13188)

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885 (H.B. 2278), Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009. (13189)

Amended by: (13190)

Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 87 (S.B. 1969), Sec. 4.013, eff. September 1, 2009. (13191)

Sec. 681.155. BROWNSVILLE NAVIGATION DISTRICT. (13192)(Text)

The Brownsville Navigation District may: (13193)

(1) apply for and accept a grant of authority to establish, operate, and maintain: (13194)

(A) a foreign trade zone at the Brownsville port of entry; and (13195)

(B) subzones of that zone; and (13196)

(2) on issuance of the grant of authority, take any action necessary or appropriate to establish, operate, or maintain the foreign trade zone and subzones. (13197)

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885 (H.B. 2278), Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009. (13198)

Sec. 681.156. CALHOUN-VICTORIA FOREIGN TRADE ZONE CORPORATION. (13199)(Text)

The Calhoun-Victoria Foreign Trade Zone, Inc., a corporation organized under the laws of this state, may apply for and accept a grant of authority to establish, operate, and maintain: (13200)

(1) a foreign trade zone in Calhoun County, Victoria County, or both; and (13201)

(2) other subzones. (13202)

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885 (H.B. 2278), Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009. (13203)

Sec. 681.157. CITY OF CORPUS CHRISTI, PORT OF CORPUS CHRISTI AUTHORITY, OR DESIGNEE. (13204)(Text)

The City of Corpus Christi, the Port of Corpus Christi Authority of Nueces County, or any other approved public agency designated by the City of Corpus Christi or the Port of Corpus Christi Authority of Nueces County may apply for and accept a grant of authority to establish, operate, and maintain a foreign trade zone and subzones. (13205)

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885 (H.B. 2278), Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009. (13206)

Sec. 681.158. CITY OF DEL RIO OR DESIGNEE. (13207)(Text)

The City of Del Rio, or a nonprofit corporation organized under the laws of this state and designated by the City of Del Rio, may apply for and accept a grant of authority to establish, operate, and maintain: (13208)

(1) a foreign trade zone in Del Rio, Val Verde County; and (13209)

(2) other subzones. (13210)

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885 (H.B. 2278), Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009. (13211)

Sec. 681.159. CITY OF EAGLE PASS OR DESIGNEE. (13212)(Text)

The City of Eagle Pass, or a nonprofit corporation organized under the laws of this state and designated by the City of Eagle Pass, may apply for and accept a grant of authority to establish, operate, and maintain: (13213)

(1) a foreign trade zone in Eagle Pass, Maverick County; and (13214)

(2) other subzones. (13215)

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885 (H.B. 2278), Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009. (13216)

Sec. 681.160. CITY OF EL PASO OR EL PASO TRADE ZONE CORPORATION. (13217)(Text)

The City of El Paso or the El Paso Trade Zone, Inc., organized under the laws of this state, with offices at or near El Paso, El Paso County, may apply for and accept a grant of authority to establish, operate, and maintain: (13218)

(1) a foreign trade zone adjacent to any port of entry in El Paso County; and (13219)

(2) other subzones. (13220)

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885 (H.B. 2278), Sec. 2.01, eff. April 1, 2009. (13221)

Sec. 681.161. CITY OF GALVESTON OR BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF GALVESTON WHARVES. (13222)(Text)

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