Tex. Gov't Code Section 2007.044
Suit to Invalidate Governmental Action


A governmental action requiring a takings impact assessment is void if an assessment is not prepared. A private real property owner affected by a governmental action taken without the preparation of a takings impact assessment as required by this subchapter may bring suit for a declaration of the invalidity of the governmental action.


A suit under this section must be filed in a district court in the county in which the private real property owner’s affected property is located. If the affected property is located in more than one county, the private real property owner may file suit in any county in which the affected property is located.


The court shall award a private real property owner who prevails in a suit under this section reasonable and necessary attorney’s fees and court costs.
Added by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 517, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1995.

Source: Section 2007.044 — Suit to Invalidate Governmental Action, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.­2007.­htm#2007.­044 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 2007.044’s source at texas​.gov