Texas Local Government Code

Sec. § 271.006
Compliance With Other Requirements


In entering into the contract, a municipality must comply with the requirements of Chapter 252 (Purchasing and Contracting Authority of Municipalities) and a county must comply with the requirements of Subchapter C, Chapter 262 (Purchasing and Contracting Authority of Counties). However, the municipality or county is not required to submit to a referendum the question of entering into the contract.


The purchasing requirements of Section 361.426 (Governmental Entity Preference for Recycled Products), Health and Safety Code, apply to a purchase by a governmental agency under this chapter.
Acts 1987, 70th Leg., ch. 149, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1987. Amended by Acts 1991, 72nd Leg., ch. 303, Sec. 19, eff. Sept. 1, 1991.

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