Tex. Local Gov't Code Section 240.902
Closing of Gulf Beaches


The commissioners court of a county in which a public beach is located may by order close a part of the beach for a maximum of three days each year to allow a nonprofit organization to hold an event on the beach to which the public is invited and to which the organization charges no more than a nominal admission fee.


In this section, “public beach” means a beach located on a bay or inlet of the Gulf of Mexico to which the general public or a substantial part of the general public has free access.
Acts 1987, 70th Leg., ch. 149, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1987.

Source: Section 240.902 — Closing of Gulf Beaches, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/LG/htm/LG.­240.­htm#240.­902 (accessed Nov. 25, 2023).

Nov. 25, 2023

§ 240.902’s source at texas​.gov