Amend SB 710 as follows:
(1) Add a new Section 7 to read as follows:
"SECTION 7. Section 232.0048, Local Government Code, is
amended by amending Subsection (d) to read as follows:
If a> A member of the commissioners court of a county,
a person related to a member of the commissioners court of a county
in the first degree by consanguinity of affinity as determined
under Chapter 573, Government Code, or a person designated by and
acting on behalf of the commissioners court of a county regarding a
subdivided tract is prohibited from owning, either directly or
indirectly, < has> a substantial interest in a subdivided tract < .
the member shall file, before a vote or decision regarding the
approval of a plat for the tract, an affidavit stating the nature
and extent of the interest and shall abstain from further
participation in the matter. The affidavit must be filed with the
(2) Appropriately renumber the remaining sections of SB 710.