Texas Water Code
Sec. § 6.243
Diligent Prosecution of Suit


The plaintiff shall prosecute with reasonable diligence any suit brought under Section 6.241 (Judicial Review of Acts) or 6.242 (Remedy for Board or Executive Administrator Inaction) of this code. If the plaintiff does not secure proper service of process or does not prosecute his suit within one year after it is filed, the court shall presume that the suit has been abandoned. The court shall dismiss the suit on a motion for dismissal made by the attorney general unless the plaintiff after receiving due notice can show good and sufficient cause for the delay.
Added by Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 795, Sec. 1.002, eff. Sept. 1, 1985.
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