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Texas Laws | Water Code
WATER CODE
TITLE 4. GENERAL LAW DISTRICTS

(2) in the corporate limits of the municipality served by the municipal water supplier, if the municipal water supplier does not hold a certificate of convenience and necessity. (17384)

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1430 (S.B. 3), Sec. 2.24, eff. September 1, 2007. (17385)

Amended by: (17386)

Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 438 (H.B. 2208), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2009. (17387)

Sec. 49.510. ACCOUNTING FOR SALE OF WATER RIGHTS. (17388)(Text)

A district shall maintain an accounting of money received from the sale of water rights under this subchapter. (17389)

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1430 (S.B. 3), Sec. 2.24, eff. September 1, 2007. (17390)

Sec. 49.511. CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS. (17391)(Text)

A district shall designate at least 75 percent of the proceeds from the sale of water rights for capital improvements in the district. (17392)

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1430 (S.B. 3), Sec. 2.24, eff. September 1, 2007. (17393)

Sec. 49.512. MAP OF SERVICE AREA. (17394)(Text)

(a) In this section, "outer boundaries of a district" means district boundaries without considering any exclusion of land from inside the district. (17395)

(b) Each municipal water supplier that has a certificate of convenience and necessity service area in the outer boundaries of a district shall file a map of the service area with the district. (17396)

(c) The municipal water supplier shall update the map and forward the map to the district when changes are made. (17397)

(d) A district periodically shall provide to a municipal water supplier that serves territory in the district a copy of the district's map showing the outer boundaries of the district. (17398)

(e) A district may request from a municipal water supplier a map of the municipal water supplier's service area, and a municipal water supplier may request from the district a map of the district's outer boundaries. On request, the district and a municipal water supplier shall provide the map free of charge to each other at least one time each year. If the district or municipal water supplier receives more than one request a year for a map, the district or municipal water supplier may charge a reasonable fee for the map. (17399)

Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1430 (S.B. 3), Sec. 2.24, eff. September 1, 2007. (17400)

CHAPTER 50. PROVISIONS GENERALLY APPLICABLE TO DISTRICTS (17401)(Text)

Without reference to the amendment of Subsecs. (a) and (d), this chapter was repealed by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., R.S., Ch. 715, Sec. 39, eff. September 1, 1995. (17402)

Sec. 50.004. WRITE-IN VOTING IN CERTAIN DISTRICTS. (17403)(Text)

(a) In a general election for board members under this chapter or Chapter 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, or 58 of this code, a write-in vote may not be counted unless the name written in appears on the list of write-in candidates. (17404)

(b), (c) Repealed by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 715, Sec. 39, eff. Sept. 1, 1995. (17405)

(d) A declaration of write-in candidacy must be filed not later than 5 p.m. of the 45th day before election day. However, if a candidate whose name is to appear on the ballot dies or is declared ineligible after the 48th day before election day, a declaration of write-in candidacy for the office sought by the deceased or ineligible candidate may be filed not later than 5 p.m. of the 42nd day before election day. (17406)

(e), (f) Repealed by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 715, Sec. 39, eff. Sept. 1, 1995. (17407)

Added by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 83, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1993. Amended by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 667, Sec. 4, eff. Sept. 1, 1995. (17408)

SUBCHAPTER D. REPORTS TO EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (17409)(Text)

Without reference to the amendment of Subsec. (a), this chapter was repealed by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., R.S., Ch. 715, Sec. 39, eff. September 1, 1995. (17410)

Sec. 50.107. AUTHORITY OF COMMISSION OVER ISSUANCE OF DISTRICT BONDS. (17411)(Text)

(a) Notwithstanding any other law to the contrary, a district, other than a navigation district, created under Article XVI, Section 59, of the Texas Constitution, the boundaries of which include less than the total area of one county, may not issue bonds that will be paid wholly or partially by taxes levied by the district unless the commission determines that the project to be financed by the bonds is feasible and issues an order approving the bonds. This section does not apply to refunding bonds. (17412)

(b) to (h) Repealed by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 715, Sec. 39, eff. Sept. 2, 1995. (17413)

Added by Acts 1981, 67th Leg., p. 2788, ch. 754, Sec. 1, eff. June 16, 1981. Amended by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 729, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989; Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 81, Sec. 1, eff. May 11, 1995. (17414)

CHAPTER 51. WATER CONTROL AND IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS (17415)(Text)

Sec. 51.001. DEFINITIONS. (17416)(Text)

In this chapter: (17417)

(1) "District" means a water control and improvement district. (17418)

(2) "Board" means the board of directors of a district. (17419)

(3) "Director" means a member of the board of directors of a district. (17420)

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