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8.005 Type C general law municipalities, election to incorporate --- (read law)
8.025 General law municipalities, election to change from another municipal type to Type C general law --- (read law)
9.002 Home rule municipalities, selection of charter commission --- (read law)
9.004 Home rule municipalities, charter amendments --- (read law)
42.043 Municipalities, public hearing on petition to annex an area or to create a political subdivision --- (read law)
43.023 General law municipalities, population more than 5,000, election to annex area --- (read law)
43.052 Municipalities, annexation, public hearing, internet posting of notice --- (read law)
43.0561 Municipalities, annexation proceedings, two public hearings required --- (read law)
43.063 Municipalities, annexation, areas exempted from municipal annexation plan, two public hearings --- (read law)
43.0715 Water-related special districts, annexation, reimbursement of landowner or developer, strategic partnerships for continutation of district and taxing authority --- (read law)
43.072 Home rule municipalities, election to annex municipal utility district --- (read law)
43.0751 Municipalities, notice of public hearing, strategic partnerships for continuation of certain districts --- (read law)
43.123 Municipalities, annexation, availability of report regarding planning study and regulatory plan --- (read law)
43.124 Municipalities, annexation, public hearing on proposal to annex area for limited purposes --- (read law)
43.130 Municipalities, annexation, effect of annexation on voting rights, eligibility for office and taxing authority --- (read law)
43.141 Municipalities, annexation, public hearing on petition to disannex for failure to provide services --- (read law)
43.853 Mauriceville only, municipal annexation, public hearing on proposal to include area in plan --- (read law)
43.854 Mauriceville only, municipal annexation, public hearing on proposal to remove area from plan --- (read law)
52.004 Type A general law municipalities, contract with official newspaper --- (read law)
52.011 Type A general law municipalities, official newspaper to publish any ordinance that imposes a penalty, fine, or forfeiture, the ordinance or a caption that summarizes the purpose of the ordinance and the penalty for violating the ordinance --- (read law)
52.012 Type B general law municipalities, official newspaper to publish ordinances and bylaws --- (read law)
52.013 Home rule municipalities, publication of ordinances in official newspaper --- (read law)
53.002 Municipalities, publication of ordinance adopting Code of Municipal Ordinances --- (read law)
54.035 Building & Standards Commission panel, health and safety ordinances, notice of all proceedings before commission panels --- (read law)
54.039 Owner, lienholder, mortgagee aggrieved by Building and Standards Commission decision, petition for judicial review in district court --- (read law)
62.082 Municipalities, abolition of, notice of claims, payment of indebtedness and disposition of assets under receivership --- (read law)
62.202 Municipalities, public hearing on petition to abolish municipality --- (read law)
81.007 Counties, notice by posting if unable to publish notices in newspaper as required by law --- (read law)
102.006 Municipalities, public hearing on proposed budget --- (read law)
102.0065 Municipalities, special notice for budget hearing --- (read law)
105.012 Municipalities, performance of depository services --- (read law)
111.007 Counties population 225,000 or less, public hearing on proposed budget --- (read law)
111.0075 Counties population 225,000 or less, special notice of budget hearing --- (read law)
111.038 Counties population more than 225,000, public hearing on proposed budget --- (read law)
111.0385 Counties population more than 225,000, special notice by publication for budget hearing --- (read law)
111.067 Counties population more than 125,000, public hearing on proposed budget --- (read law)
111.0675 Counties population more than 125,000, special notice for budget hearing --- (read law)
114.022 Counties, county clerk's exhibit of aggregate amount from each fund, four preceding quarters and debit and credit balances --- (read law)
114.023 Counties population more than 225,000, county auditor's monthly report to commissioners court --- (read law)
114.026 County treasurer's report to commissioners court at end of regular term, affidavits to be published in a newspaper --- (read law)
115.031 Counties, resolution providing for independent audit --- (read law)
116.022 Counties, commissioners court's intention to make depository contract for county funds --- (read law)
117.022 Counties, notice that county will accept applications to be depository for registry funds held by county clerk and district clerk --- (read law)
117.026 Counties, selection of depository outside county --- (read law)
117.114 Counties, population more than 2.4 million, commissioners court's intention to award depository contract --- (read law)
118.025 Counties, public hearing on plan for funding preservation and restoration of county clerk's records archive --- (read law)
140.006 School, road or other district, annual financial statement --- (read law)
140.010 Counties and Municipalities, proposed property tax rate notice for counties and municipalities --- (read law)
141.005 Municipalities, public hearing on ordinance to set salaries and expenses of municipal elected officers in populous counties --- (read law)
143.008 Municipalities, adoption of municipal civil service rules --- (read law)
152.013 Counties, public hearing on any county officer and employee salaries, expenses or allowances that are proposed to be increased --- (read law)
152.905 Counties, public hearing on compensation of county auditor, assistant auditors and court reporters --- (read law)
157.002 Counties, public hearing on adoption of proposed medical care, hospitalization and insurance contract --- (read law)
158.004 Counties, election on proposal to create county civil service system --- (read law)
161.052 County ethics commission, creation of commission by election --- (read law)
211.006 Municipal zoning authorities, public hearing on adoption of zoning regulations and district boundaries --- (read law)
211.007 Municipalities, zoning commission public hearing --- (read law)
211.021 Municipalities, public hearing on filing of zoning change application --- (read law)
212.015 Municipalities, public hearing on replat without vacation --- (read law)
212.0155 Municipalities, regulation of subdivisions and property development, initial public hearing, replat affecting subdivision golf course --- (read law)
212.134 Municipalities, subdivisions, notice and public hearing requirements before a moratorium on property development may be imposed --- (read law)
212.1361 Municipalities, public hearing, proposed extension of moratorium on commercial property development --- (read law)
214.001 Municipalities, public hearing on substandard building, housing, other structures, dangerous structures --- (read law)
214.0011 Municipalities, securing substandard building if personal service cannot be obtained and owner's post office address unknown --- (read law)
214.003 Home-rule municipalities, regulation of dangerous structures, sale conducted by petitioner, if owner cannot be located after due diligence --- (read law)
231.016 Counties, public hearing regarding adoption of regulations and district boundaries by zoning authority --- (read law)
231.02 Padre Island counties, zoning on Padre Island, public hearing on appeal to county zoning authority --- (read law)
231.037 Near Amistad Recreation Area, public hearing on adoption of regulations and district boundaries --- (read law)
231.038 Counties, public hearing on petition for special exception to zoning regulation --- (read law)
231.137 Lake Alan Henry, Lake Cooper, Post Lake, public hearing on adoption of regulations and district boundaries --- (read law)
231.138 Lake Alan Henry, Lake Cooper, Lake Ralph Hall, and Post Lake, zoning, public hearing on application for special exception to a zoning regulation adopted by commissioners court --- (read law)
231.177 El Paso Mission Trail Historical Area, public hearing on adoption of regulations and district boundaries --- (read law)
231.226 Hood County, public hearing on adoption of regulations and district boundaries --- (read law)
232.003 Counties, public hearing on adoption of ordinance requiring right-of-way on street, road, artery --- (read law)
232.007 Counties, regulation of subdivisions, county commissioners court hearing to establish minimum infrastructure standards for manufactured home rental communities located in county outside limits of a municipality --- (read law)
232.0085 Counties, proposal to cancel subdivision if land remains undeveloped --- (read law)
232.008 Counties, cancellation of subdivision --- (read law)
232.009 Municipalities, population 1.5 million or more, application to revise plat located outside extraterritorial jurisdiction --- (read law)
232.025 Counties, regulation of subdivisions, specifications for rights-of-way, street and road construction, etc. --- (read law)
232.039 Counties, public hearing on proposal to cancel subdivision --- (read law)
232.041 Counties, application for revision of plat --- (read law)
232.101 Counties, plats and subdivisions of land within unincorporated area of county to promote health, safety, morals or general welfare of county, and safe, orderly, and healthful development of unincorporated area of county --- (read law)
232.102 Counties, order requiring right-of-way, regulation of subdivisions, major thoroughfare plan --- (read law)
232.103 Counties, order adopting reasonable standards for minimum lot frontages on existing county roads and establish reasonable standards for lot frontages in relation to curves in road --- (read law)
232.104 Counties, order establishing reasonable building and set-back lines as provided by Chapter 233 without limitation period provided by Section 233.004(c) --- (read law)
232.106 Counties, regulation of subdivisions, connection of utilities, order imposing requirements of Section 232.029 governing water, sewer, electricity, gas or other utility service --- (read law)
233.033 Counties, public hearing on proposal to change building set-back lines --- (read law)
240.043 Counties, authority to regulate placement of water wells, adoption of rules --- (read law)
241.016 Airport zoning commissions, public hearing on adoption of zoning regulation --- (read law)
241.017 Municipal and county zoning authorities around airports, public hearing --- (read law)
244.004 Counties or municipalities, public hearing on proposal to operate correctional or rehabilitation facility (notice as specified in Government Code Secs. 509.119 and 509.010) --- (read law)
250.006 Miscellaneous regulatory authority of municipalities and counties, graffiti removal, notice to property owner to remove graffiti if service of notice cannot be done by other means --- (read law)
252.041 Municipalities, competitive sealed bidding under PURCHASING AND CONTRACTING AUTHORITY OF MUNICIPALITIES, NOTICE REQUIREMENT, notice of the time and place at which the bids will be publicly opened and read aloud --- (read law)
252.0415 Municipalities, electronic bids or proposals --- (read law)
252.049 FYI: Sec. 252.049. CONFIDENTIALITY OF INFORMATION IN BIDS OR PROPOSALS. (a) Trade secrets and confidential information in competitive sealed bids are not open for public inspection. (b) If provided in a request for proposals, proposals shall be opened in a manner that avoids disclosure of the contents to competing offerors and keeps the proposals secret during negotiations. All proposals are open for public inspection after the contract is awarded, but trade secrets and confidential information in the proposals are not open for public inspection. Acts 1987, 70th Leg., ch. 149, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1987. --- (read law)
253.008 Municipalities, sale of real property by public auction --- (read law)
262.003 Counties, small, sole-source purchase exempt from competitive bidding, $50,000 or less does not apply to the purchase of an item available for purchase from only one supplier --- (read law)
262.023 Counties, purchase of one or more items under contract that will require an expenditure exceeding $50,000 --- (read law)
262.025 Counties, competitive bidding --- (read law)
262.0276 Counties, adoption of rules permitting a county to refuse to enter into contract with person indebted to county --- (read law)
262.030 Counties, alternative competitive proposal procedure for insurance, high technology items and special services in accordance with competitive bidding procedure --- (read law)
263.001 Counties, sale or lease of real property --- (read law)
263.006 Counties, exchange of real property --- (read law)
263.007 Counties, intent to sell or lease real property through sealed-bid procedure --- (read law)
263.153 Counties, sale of surplus or salvage property --- (read law)
263.251 Counties, intent to sell or lease advertising space --- (read law)
271.004 Municipalities, counties and certain other local governments, intent to enter contract under Public Property Finance Act --- (read law)
271.024 Municipalities, competitive procurement procedure applicable to contract requiring expenditure of more than $50,000 --- (read law)
271.025 Municipalities, counties and certain other local governments, bids under Public Property Finance Act --- (read law)
271.049 Municipalities, counties and certain other local governments, intention to issue certificates under Public Property Finance Act --- (read law)
271.054 Municipalities, competitive procurement requirement, contract of more than $50,000 --- (read law)
271.055 Municipalities, counties and certain other local governments, notice to bidders under Public Property Finance Act --- (read law)
271.112 Home rule municipalities, river authorities, defense base development authorities, competitive bidding under Public Property Finance Act --- (read law)
271.118 Contracts for facilities, construction manager-at-risk, requirement to publicly advertise --- (read law)
272.001 Municipalities, counties and certain other local governments, sale or exchange of land by political subdivision --- (read law)
281.014 Municipalities, public hearing on petition to create municipal civic center authority --- (read law)
281.027 Municipal civic center authorities, office and meeting place outside the authority --- (read law)
281.047 Municipal civic center authorities, letting of contract for materials or construction of facilities for an amount greater than $50,000 [threshold increased to $50,000 in 2009 legislature, HB 987] --- (read law)
281.092 Civic center authorities, contracts with, election to pledge property taxes must be held in accordance with Government Code Chapter 1251 --- (read law)
302.005 For more than one type of local government, public buildings and grounds, energy savings performance contract, bidding procedures, award of contract, notice of request for qualifications in the manner provided for competitive bidding --- (read law)
317.002 Counties, public hearing on abandonment of county park --- (read law)
320.072 Counties, population 5,000 or more, park board, notice of bond election in accordance with Government Code 1251 --- (read law)
323.008 Counties, libraries, meeting on proposal for municipality to become part of county library system --- (read law)
324.022 Counties, with frontage on Guadalupe and Comal rivers, public hearing on bond issue for creation of park and recreation district --- (read law)
324.068 Counties, with frontage on Guadalupe and Comal rivers, park and recreation districts, sale or lease of land --- (read law)
324.121 Counties, parks and recreation districts, public hearing on petition to annex land --- (read law)
324.123 Counties, park and recreation districts, public hearing on petition to disannex area from district --- (read law)
325.046 Counties, sports facility districts, competitive bidding contracts for purchase of vehicles, equipment and supplies over $5,000, as provided by the County Purchasing Act --- (read law)
326.027 Library districts, election order, proposed library district --- (read law)
327.207 Zoo maintenance boards, adoption of annual budget --- (read law)
344.056 Fire control, prevention and emergency medical services districts, notice of election to create district --- (read law)
344.204 Fire control, prevention and emergency medical services districts, adoption of budget --- (read law)
344.205 Fire control, prevention and emergency medical services districts, approval of budget --- (read law)
351.124 Counties, hearing on petition to create jail district --- (read law)
351.127 Counties, confirmation election on creation of jail district --- (read law)
351.145 Counties, public hearing on annual county jail budget and audit --- (read law)
351.151 County jails and law enforcement, county jail facilities, bond and tax confirmation election in accordance with Local Government Code 351.127 --- (read law)
361.052 Joint municipal and county jail facilities in certain counties, election in accordance with bond election procedures established by Government Code Chapter 1251 --- (read law)
361.052 Municipalities and counties, authority relating to jails, correctional facility construction project, finance of eligible projects, election in accordance with the bond election procedures established by Chapter 1251, Government Code --- (read law)
363.056 Counties, election on proposal to create crime control and prevention district --- (read law)
363.204 Crime control and prevention districts, public hearing on adoption of budget --- (read law)
363.205 Crime control and prevention districts, public hearing on approval of budget by governing body of creating political subdivision --- (read law)
372.009 Municipalities and counties, public improvement districts, public hearing on proposal to establish district or to consider financing of proposed improvements --- (read law)
372.010 Municipalities and counties, public improvement districts, authorization of improvement order becomes effective after public notice --- (read law)
372.011 Municipal improvement districts, dissolution petition, public hearing --- (read law)
372.012 Municipal improvement districts, assessment of area of district, public hearing --- (read law)
372.016 Municipalities and counties, public improvement districts, hearing on governing body's intention to consider proposed assessments --- (read law)
373A.151 Homestead preservation reinvestment zones, public hearing on proposed ordinance to create district --- (read law)
373A.152 Homestead preservation districts, public hearing --- (read law)
374.011 Municipalities, urban renewal, election to adopt resolution finding that slum or blighted area exists in the municipality and that rehabilitation, conservation, or slum clearance and redevelopment of the area is necessary for the public health, safety, morals, welfare of the residents of the municipality --- (read law)
374.012 Urban renewal, election to approve project --- (read law)
374.014 Municipalities, urban renewal plan --- (read law)
374.017 Municipalities, urban renewal, competitive bidding in sale of real property --- (read law)
374.024 Municipalities, filing of annual report of urban renewal agency activities --- (read law)
374.026 Municipalities, sale of urban renewal bonds --- (read law)
374.031 Municipalities, urban renewal, election on use of tax increment financing --- (read law)
374.035 Municipalities, urban renewal, sale of tax increment bonds --- (read law)
374.037 Municipalities, statement of each urban renewal district under Texas urban renewal law --- (read law)
375.024 Municipalities, public hearing on proposal to create municipal management district --- (read law)
375.115 Municipal management districts, public hearing --- (read law)
375.221 Municipal management districts, competitive bidding on certain public works contracts --- (read law)
375.241 Municipal management districts, election in accordance with Water Code Chapter 54 --- (read law)
375.305 Municipal management districts, public hearing on proposal to create defense adjustment management authority --- (read law)
375.3085 Municipal management districts, public hearing on annexation or disannexation --- (read law)
375.31 Municipal management districts, public hearings on authority master plan --- (read law)
375.314 Municipal management districts, public hearing on proposed dissolution --- (read law)
377.021 Municipalities, election to create development district, in accordance with Election Code --- (read law)
379A.053 Governing body of each participating governmental entity that establishes a regional military sustainability commission, hearing on creation of commission --- (read law)
379A.056 Regional military sustainability commission, proposed regional compatible development standards, notice of --- (read law)
379B.0045 Defense base development authorities, public hearing to adopt master development and redevelopment plan for property in or adjacent to base property and incorporate and approve plan as part of master plan of municipality in which base property is located --- (read law)
379C.007 Urban land banks, public hearing on proposed demonstration plan --- (read law)
383.025 County development districts, public hearing --- (read law)
383.032 County development districts, election --- (read law)
383.053 County development districts, meetings by posting at a place convenient to the public in the district --- (read law)
383.111 County development districts, competitive bidding --- (read law)
386.068 Commercial and industrial development zones, public meetings --- (read law)
386.202 Commercial and industrial development zones, competitive bidding --- (read law)
392.013 Housing authorities established by municipalities and counties, public hearing of proposal to adopt resolution consenting to transfer of rights, contracts, obligations and real and personal property of county housing authority to regional housing authority --- (read law)
392.018 Housing authorities established by municipalities and counties, public hearing on proposal for expansion of area of regional housing authority --- (read law)
392.054 Housing authorities established by municipalities and counties, public meeting about proposed housing project before site for project is approved --- (read law)
392.083 Housing authorities established by municipalities and counties, sale of bonds issued by housing authority --- (read law)
393.01 Municipalities, counties and other local governments, proposed action, petition, election regarding intention to enter cooperation agreement with a housing authority --- (read law)
394.901 Housing finance corporations in municipalities and counties, public hearing to designate area as economically depressed or blighted --- (read law)
395.044 Municipalities, counties and certain other local governments, public hearing on land use assumptions in financing capital improvements --- (read law)
395.049 Municipalities, counties and certain other local governments, public hearing on capital improvements and impact fee --- (read law)
395.053 Municipalities, counties and certain other local governments, public hearing on updated land use assumptions and capital improvements plan --- (read law)
395.055 Municipalities, counties and certain other local governments, public hearing on amendments to land use assumptions, capital improvements plan or impact fee --- (read law)
395.0575 Municipalities, counties and certain other local governments, determination that no update of land use assumptions, capital improvements plan or impact fees needed --- (read law)
397A.056 Regional military sustainability commissions relating to certain military installations, regional compatible development standards, notice of commission's proposed compatible development standards --- (read law)
397A.053 Municipalities, notice of hearing on creation of regional military sustainability commission --- (read law)
397A.103 Regional military sustainability commissions relating to certain military installations, separate notices of two public hearings on proposal to create commission --- (read law)
397A.106 Regional military sustainability commissions relating to certain military installations, regional compatible development standards, notice of commission's proposed compatible development standards --- (read law)
504.153 Municipalities, Type A Corporations, cost and impact of project or category of projects, public hearing preceding election [municipalities located in a county that has a population of 500,000 or less; or (2) has a population of less than 50,000 and: (A) is located in two or more counties, one of which has a population of 500,000 or more; (B) is located within the territorial limits of, but has not elected to become a part of, a metropolitan rapid transit authority: (i) the principal municipality of which has a population of less than 1.9 million; and (ii) that was created before January 1, 1980, under Chapter 141, Acts of the 63rd Legislature, Regular Session, 1973, and is operating under Chapter 451, Transportation Code; or (C) is located within the territorial limits of, but has not elected to become a part of, a regional transportation authority: (i) the principal municipality of which has a population of more than 750,000; and (ii) that was created under Chapter 683, Acts of the 66th Legislature, Regular Session, 1979, or Chapter 452, Transportation Code, and is operating under Chapter 452, Transportation Code.] --- (read law)
505.203 Municipalities, Type B Corporations, public hearing preceding election to inform residents of the cost and impact of the project or category of projects. [Municipalities located in a county with a population of 500,000 or more; and (B) in which the combined rate of all sales and use taxes imposed by the municipality, this state, and other political subdivisions of this state having territory in the municipality does not exceed 8.25 percent on the date of any election held under or made applicable to this chapter; (2) a municipality: (A) that has a population of 400,000 or more; (B) that is located in more than one county; and (C) in which the combined rate of all sales and use taxes imposed by the municipality, this state, and other political subdivisions of this state having territory in the municipality, including taxes imposed under this chapter, does not exceed 8.25 percent; or (3) a municipality to which Chapter 504 applies. Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885, Sec. 3.01, eff. April 1, 2009.] --- (read law)
505.259 Election requirement for certain municipalities, imposition of an additional one-half cent sales and use tax at an election held before March 28, 1991, under an ordinance calling the election that: (1) was published in a newspaper of general circulation in the municipality at least 14 days before the date of the election; and (2) expressly stated that the election was being held in anticipation of the enactment of enabling and implementing legislation without further elections. Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 885 (H.B. 2278), Sec. 3.01, eff. April 1, 2009. --- (read law)
552.019 Municipalities, contract with water improvement district or water control and improvement district created under Art. XVI, Section 59, Texas Constitution, for supplying water to the municipality. Contract not binding until approved by majority of qualified voters. Notice of election requirements, paragraph (c) --- (read law)
552.020 Municipalities, contract with water district, election notice requirements, see paragraph (f) --- (read law)
552.022 Municipalities, may pledge taxing power in contract made with water district if voters approve: Election must be conducted in accordance with Government Code 1251 --- (read law)
552.023 Contract between municipality and Trinity River Authority for sewage disposal services. A municipality may pledge its taxing power in a contract with TRA if voters approve the contract and tax levy by election in accordance with Government Code 1251: see paragraph (h) --- (read law)
552.045 Municipalities, adoption of ordinance declaring drainage of the municipality to be a public utility, public hearing on proposed ordinance --- (read law)
552.052 Municipalities, discontinuation of drainage system, adoption of ordinance in accordance with Local Government Code 552.045 --- (read law)
552.069 Municipalities, water and utilities, notice of proposed improvement to water or sanitary system, assessment against any benefitted property, notice of public hearing --- (read law)
552.071 Municipalities, water and utilities, invalid or unenforceable assessment, making and levying reassessments, notice and hearing required --- (read law)
552.074 Home-Rule Municipalities, water and utilities, adoption of plans and specifications for improvements, notice and hearing as provided by chapter 552 --- (read law)
572.054 Water provisions applying to more than one type of local government, the governing body of each public entity shall publish notice of its intention to create a public utility agency for the provision of water or sewer service --- (read law)
572.059 Water provisions applying to more than one type of local government, public utility agencies for the provision of water or sewer service, construction contracts, notice of intent to receive bids --- (read law)
601.022 Municipalities, creation of municipal parking authority, notice including the text of the ordinance creating the authority, a synopsis of the articles of incorporation of the authority, and a reference to this subchapter, must be published --- (read law)
601.038 Municipalities, municipal parking authority, examination of accounts, concise financial statement shall be published annually in a newspaper --- (read law)