Tex. Spec. Dist. Local Laws Code Section 3871.003
Purpose; Legislative Findings


The creation of the district is essential to accomplish the purposes of Sections 52 and 52-a, Article III, and Section 59, Article XVI, Texas Constitution, and other public purposes stated in this chapter. By creating the district and in authorizing the city and other political subdivisions to contract with the district, the legislature has established a program to accomplish the public purposes set out in Section 52-a, Article III, Texas Constitution.


The creation of the district is necessary to promote, develop, encourage, and maintain employment, commerce, transportation, housing, tourism, recreation, the arts, entertainment, economic development, safety, the public welfare in the district, and educational scholarships for college-bound students residing in or out of the district.


The district is created to supplement and not to supplant city services provided in the district.
Added by Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 1067 (H.B. 4720), Sec. 1, eff. June 19, 2009.

Source: Section 3871.003 — Purpose; Legislative Findings, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/SD/htm/SD.­3871.­htm#3871.­003 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

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