Gov't Code Section 2310.107
(a)If the bank determines that a nominated area for which a designation application has been received satisfies the criteria under Section 2310.101 (Criteria for Readjustment Zone Designation), the bank shall negotiate with the nominating body for a designation agreement.
(b)A designation agreement must:
(1)designate the nominated area as a readjustment zone; and
(2)designate the administrative authority, if one is to be appointed for the zone under Section 2310.202 (Administration by Administrative Authority), and describe its functions and duties, which should include decision-making authority and the authority to negotiate with affected entities.
(c)The bank shall complete the negotiations and sign the agreement not later than the 60th day after the date on which the application is received unless the bank extends that period to the 90th day after the date on which the application was received.
(d)If an agreement is not completed within the 60-day period provided by Subsection (c), the bank shall provide to the nominating body the specific areas of concern and a final proposal for the agreement.
(e)If the agreement is not executed before the 91st day after the date on which the application was received, the application is considered to be denied.
Section 2310.107 — Designation Agreement,
https://statutes.capitol.texas.gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.2310.htm#2310.107 (accessed Nov. 25, 2023).