Texas Special District Local Laws Code
Sec. § 8483.107
Division of District


(a)

The original district or any lands added to the district may be divided into two or more new districts in the manner specified by Section 53.029(b), Water Code, only if the district:

(1)

has no outstanding bonded debt; and

(2)

is not imposing ad valorem taxes.

(b)

The division procedure is prescribed by Sections 53.030 through 53.041, Water Code.

(c)

Any new district created by the division of the district has all the powers and duties of the district and is subject to the limitations and conditions of this chapter.

(d)

At the time of creation, any new district created by the division of the district may not contain any land that is not contiguous to the area described by Section 2 of the Act enacting this chapter.

(e)

A division of the district may not occur until each home-rule municipality in whose corporate limits or extraterritorial jurisdiction the district or any proposed district is located has adopted a resolution consenting to the division.
Added by Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 833 (S.B. 1893), Sec. 1, eff. June 14, 2013.
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