By Walker H.B. No. 3281 Line and page numbers may not match official copy. Bill not drafted by TLC or Senate E&E. A BILL TO BE ENTITLED 1-1 AN ACT 1-2 relating to overtime compensation for certain employees of the 1-3 Texas Forest Service while working in an emergency situation. 1-4 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS: 1-5 SECTION 1. Subchapter B, Chapter 659, Government Code, is 1-6 amended by adding Section 659.0165 to read as follows: 1-7 Sec. 659.0165. OVERTIME COMPENSATION FOR TEXAS FOREST 1-8 SERVICE EMPLOYEES. Notwithstanding any other law, the Texas Forest 1-9 Service may pay its employees overtime compensation for work done 1-10 in an emergency and may pay its employees compensation for unused 1-11 compensatory time accrued while working during an emergency. 1-12 SECTION 2. This Act takes effect September 1, 2001.