Texas Special District Local Laws Code
Sec. § 7987.004
Consent of Municipality and Development Agreement Required


The temporary directors may not hold an election under Section 7987.003 (Confirmation and Directors Election Required), undertake an improvement project, impose taxes or fees, or issue bonds or otherwise borrow money until each municipality in whose corporate limits or extraterritorial jurisdiction the district is located has:


consented by ordinance or resolution to the creation of the district and to the inclusion of land in the district; and


entered into a development agreement under Section 212.172 (Development Agreement), Local Government Code, with an owner or owners of a majority of the land described by Section 2 of the Act enacting this chapter.


If a development agreement described by Subsection (a)(2) has not been executed before March 1, 2019:


the temporary directors may not call a confirmation election under Section 7987.003 (Confirmation and Directors Election Required);


the district is dissolved; and


this chapter expires March 1, 2020.
Added by Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 797 (H.B. 2912), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2017.
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