Texas Parks and Wildlife Code

Sec. § 76.018
Location Rental Term; Renewal; Auction


The term of a rental lease for a location under this subchapter is 15 years.


The commission shall determine renewal procedures to follow at the end of each lease term. The procedures must include:


a determination that the lease renewal will be based on the need for depuration of polluted oysters and other considerations specified in the oyster management plan;


payment of a $200 fee due on renewal of the lease;


a condition that the current leaseholder will be offered a first right of refusal if the lease is renewed under this chapter; and


any other conditions for the lease renewal that do not conflict with this chapter.


The commission shall determine auction procedures for the issuance of a lease that is not renewed by the previous leaseholder under Subsection (b).
Added by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 968, Sec. 43, eff. Sept. 1, 2001.

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