Tex. Gov't Code Section 1477.302
Authority for Visitor or Tourist Attractions


A county may establish, acquire, lease as lessor or lessee, construct, improve, enlarge, equip, repair, operate, or maintain:

(1)

a public improvement or facility to attract visitors or tourists to the county, including a civic center, a civic center building, an auditorium, an exhibition hall, a coliseum, stadium, or other sports facility; or

(2)

a parking facility located at or in the immediate vicinity of an improvement or facility described by Subdivision (1) to be used in connection with the improvement or facility for off-street parking or storage of motor vehicles or other conveyances.
Added by Acts 1999, 76th Leg., ch. 227, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1999.

Source: Section 1477.302 — Authority for Visitor or Tourist Attractions, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.­1477.­htm#1477.­302 (accessed Dec. 2, 2023).

1477.001
Authority to Acquire Property for Lease to Public or Private Entity
1477.002
Authority to Issue Bonds
1477.003
Bond Payments from Revenue or Taxes
1477.004
Election Required to Secure Bonds with Taxes
1477.005
Contents of Ordinance, Order, or Resolution Authorizing Bonds
1477.006
Adoption and Execution of Documents
1477.007
Maturity
1477.008
Imposition of Tax
1477.009
Grants for Prisons or Law Enforcement Facilities Not Prohibited
1477.051
Applicability of Subchapter
1477.052
Definition
1477.053
Authority to Acquire Water Supply
1477.054
Limitation on Cost
1477.055
Authority to Issue Bonds and Impose Ad Valorem Taxes
1477.056
Amount of Tax
1477.057
Election
1477.058
Contents of Order Authorizing Bonds
1477.059
Maturity
1477.060
Signatures
1477.061
Sale of Bonds
1477.062
Use of Bond Proceeds
1477.063
Additional Bonds
1477.064
Rates and Charges
1477.065
Taxes Pledged to Pay Bonds
1477.066
Bondholder’s Right to Mandamus
1477.067
Refunding Bonds
1477.068
Exemption from Assessment or Taxation
1477.069
County Use of Water
1477.070
Sale of Water Not Needed for County Purposes
1477.071
Eminent Domain
1477.072
Relocation or Alteration Expense
1477.073
Essential Governmental Function
1477.101
Applicability of Subchapter
1477.102
Authority to Acquire Natural Gas System
1477.103
Natural Gas System Facilities
1477.104
Authority to Issue Bonds
1477.105
Bonds Not Payable from Taxes
1477.106
Notice of Intention to Issue Bonds
1477.107
Election
1477.108
Contents of Order Authorizing Bonds
1477.109
Maturity
1477.110
Signatures
1477.111
Sale of Bonds
1477.112
Use of Bond Proceeds
1477.113
Additional Bonds
1477.114
Gas Rates and Charges
1477.115
Bondholder’s Right to Mandamus
1477.116
Refunding Bonds
1477.117
Exemption from Assessment or Taxation
1477.118
County Use of Gas
1477.119
Sale of Gas Not Needed for County Purposes
1477.120
Eminent Domain
1477.121
Relocation or Alteration Expense
1477.122
Essential Governmental Function
1477.151
Authority to Purchase Fire-fighting Equipment
1477.152
Authority to Issue Obligations and Impose Taxes
1477.153
Limit on Amount of Obligations
1477.201
Authority to Issue Certificates of Indebtedness
1477.202
Authority to Impose and Pledge Ad Valorem Tax
1477.203
Limit on Amount of Indebtedness
1477.204
Election
1477.205
Maturity
1477.206
Operation of Firefighter Training Facilities
1477.251
Applicability of Subchapter
1477.252
Authority to Issue Bonds and Impose Taxes
1477.253
Election Proposition
1477.254
Bonds Obligation of County
1477.301
Applicability of Subchapter
1477.302
Authority for Visitor or Tourist Attractions
1477.303
Authority to Issue Revenue Bonds
1477.304
Pledge of Revenue
1477.305
Lien on Facility
1477.306
Bonds Not Payable from Taxation
1477.307
Contents of Order Authorizing Bonds
1477.308
Adoption and Execution of Documents
1477.309
Maturity
1477.310
Signatures
1477.311
Sale of Bonds
1477.312
Use of Bond Proceeds
1477.313
Investment of Funds
1477.314
Charges for Services
1477.315
Refunding Bonds
1477.351
Applicability of Subchapter
1477.352
Authority to Issue Revenue Anticipation Notes
1477.353
Limit on Amount of Notes
1477.354
Maturity
1477.355
Revenue Available for Payment of Notes
1477.401
Applicability of Subchapter
1477.402
Authority to Borrow
1477.403
Authority to Issue Obligations
1477.404
Authority to Impose and Pledge Taxes and Revenues
1477.405
Maturity
1477.406
Signatures
1477.407
Validity of Obligation

Accessed:
Dec. 2, 2023

§ 1477.302’s source at texas​.gov