Amend SB 1272 (House Committee Printing) by adding the 
following SECTION, appropriately numbered, and renumbering the 
subsequent SECTIONS of the bill accordingly:
	SECTION __.  (a)  The siting, location, and operation of a 
facility, as defined by Section 382.003, Health and Safety Code, 
for which an application for a permit to construct the facility is 
pending with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality on the 
effective date of this Act are governed by Chapter 382, Health and 
Safety Code, as that chapter existed on the date the application was 
	(b)  This section prevails over any conflicting Act of the 
78th Legislature, Regular Session, 2003, regardless of the relative 
dates of enactment.