Texas Special District Local Laws Code
Sec. § 8126.101
Municipal Utility District and Fresh Water Supply District Powers and Duties


Except as provided by Subsections (b) and (c), the district has the powers and duties provided by the general law of this state, including Chapters 49 (Provisions Applicable to All Districts), 53 (Fresh Water Supply Districts), and 54 (Municipal Utility Districts), Water Code, applicable to municipal utility districts and fresh water supply districts created under Section 52, Article III, and Section 59, Article XVI, Texas Constitution.


Sections 53.029 (Division of or Assumption of Authority by Certain Districts)(b), 53.030-53.034, and 53.040-53.043, Water Code, do not apply to the district.


If a provision of Chapter 53 (Fresh Water Supply Districts), Water Code, is in conflict or inconsistent with this chapter or Chapter 54 (Municipal Utility Districts), Water Code, this chapter and Chapter 54 (Municipal Utility Districts), Water Code, prevail.
Added by Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 774 (H.B. 3534), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2005.
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