Texas Local Government Code

Sec. § 43.083
Annexation by Certain Municipalities That Operate Municipally Owned Water Utility


This section applies only to a municipality that:


operates a municipally owned water utility; and


is a party to a strategic partnership agreement:


with a municipal utility district; and


under which the municipality contemplates annexing 400 or more water or wastewater connections that are not located in the district.


A municipality authorized or required to annex a district for full purposes under a strategic partnership agreement under Section 43.0751 (Strategic Partnerships for Continuation of Certain Districts):


may not annex the district without also annexing all of the unincorporated area served by the district that is located in the municipality’s extraterritorial jurisdiction; and


must receive approval for the annexations under the agreement and Subdivision (1) as required by Subchapter C-3, C-4, or C-5, as applicable, before annexation.
Added by Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 632 (S.B. 1468), Sec. 2, eff. June 10, 2019.

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