Texas Special District Local Laws Code
Sec. § 8221.151
Elections Regarding Taxes or Bonds


The district may issue, without an election, bonds and other obligations secured by revenue or contract payments from a source other than ad valorem taxation.


The district must hold an election in the manner provided by Chapters 49 (Provisions Applicable to All Districts) and 54 (Municipal Utility Districts), Water Code, to obtain voter approval before the district may impose an ad valorem tax or issue bonds payable from ad valorem taxes.


An ad valorem tax rate imposed by the district may not exceed the rate approved at the election.
Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1131 (H.B. 4072), Sec. 1, eff. June 15, 2007.
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