By: Krusee H.B. No. 156
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
relating to the grant of the power of eminent domain to a regional
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
SECTION 1. Section 361.003, Transportation Code, is amended
by adding Subsection (m) to read as follows:
(m) The governing body of a regional mobility authority has
the same powers and duties that the commission has under Subchapter
D relating to the condemnation of real property.
SECTION 2. This Act takes effect immediately if it receives
a vote of two-thirds of all the members elected to each house, as
provided by Section 39, Article III, Texas Constitution. If this
Act does not receive the vote necessary for immediate effect, this
Act takes effect September 1, 2003.