Texas Local Government Code

Sec. § 212.133
Procedure for Adopting Moratorium

A municipality may not adopt a moratorium on property development unless the municipality:


complies with the notice and hearing procedures prescribed by Section 212.134 (Notice and Public Hearing Requirements); and


makes written findings as provided by Section 212.135 (Justification for Moratorium: Shortage of Essential Public Facilities; Written Findings Required), 212.1351 (Justification for Moratorium: Significant Need for Public Facilities; Written Findings Required), or 212.1352 (Justification for Commercial Moratorium in Certain Circumstances; Written Findings Required), as applicable.
Added by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 441, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 2001.
Amended by:
Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 1321 (H.B. 3461), Sec. 2, eff. September 1, 2005.

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