By Yost H.B. No. 560 74R1172 JD-D A BILL TO BE ENTITLED 1-1 AN ACT 1-2 relating to the repeal of the ad valorem tax exemption for the 1-3 Nature Conservancy of Texas. 1-4 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS: 1-5 SECTION 1. Section 11.23(c), Tax Code, is repealed. 1-6 SECTION 2. This Act takes effect January 1, 1996. 1-7 SECTION 3. The importance of this legislation and the 1-8 crowded condition of the calendars in both houses create an 1-9 emergency and an imperative public necessity that the 1-10 constitutional rule requiring bills to be read on three several 1-11 days in each house be suspended, and this rule is hereby suspended.