Texas Health and Safety Code

Sec. § 122.006
Powers of Home-rule Municipalities

A home-rule municipality may:


adopt rules to protect the health of persons in the municipality, including quarantine rules to protect the residents against communicable disease; and


provide for the establishment of quarantine stations, emergency hospitals, and other hospitals.
Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 678, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989.

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