Texas Special District Local Laws Code
Sec. § 8301.151
Elections Regarding Taxes or Bonds


Except as provided by Section 8301.201 (Authority to Issue Bonds and Other Obligations)(b), the district may issue, without an election, bonds and other obligations secured by revenue or contract payments from any 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 operation and maintenance tax or issue bonds payable from ad valorem taxes.
Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1430 (S.B. 3), Sec. 10.01, eff. June 16, 2007.
Renumbered from Special District Local Laws Code, Section 8269.151 (Elections Regarding Taxes or Bonds) by Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 87 (S.B. 1969), Sec. 27.001(84), eff. September 1, 2009.
Amended by:
Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 87 (S.B. 1969), Sec. 27.002(27), eff. September 1, 2009.
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