Texas Water Code

Sec. § 54.203
Municipal Solid Waste

A district is authorized to purchase, construct, acquire, own, operate, maintain, repair, improve, extend, or establish a municipal solid waste collection and disposal system, including recycling, inside and outside the district and make proper charges for it. A district may require use of such services as a condition for receiving other district services. A district may enter into an exclusive contract with a private entity to provide such services to all land and persons within its boundaries.
Added by Acts 1971, 62nd Leg., p. 787, ch. 84, Sec. 1. Amended by Acts 1991, 72nd Leg., ch. 820, Sec. 1, eff. Aug. 26, 1991; Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 715, Sec. 18, eff. Sept. 1, 1995.

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