By:  Armbrister                                                   S.B. No. 1275
	(In the Senate - Filed March 12, 2003; March 19, 2003, read 
first time and referred to Committee on Natural Resources; 
May 9, 2003, reported adversely, with favorable Committee 
Substitute by the following vote:  Yeas 8, Nays 1; May 9, 2003, sent 
to printer.)


COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR S.B. No. 1275                                   By:  Armbrister

A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
AN ACT
relating to the revocation of permits for certain landfill facilities. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS: SECTION 1. Subchapter G, Chapter 7, Water Code, is amended by adding Section 7.3045 to read as follows: Sec. 7.3045. REVOCATION OF CERTAIN LANDFILL PERMITS. After notice and hearing, the commission may revoke a permit for a municipal solid waste landfill facility if: (1) the facility has not begun to receive municipal solid waste on or before the sixth anniversary of the date the permit was issued; and (2) the commissioners court of the county in which the facility is located adopts a resolution recommending the revocation of the permit. SECTION 2. This Act takes effect September 1, 2003.
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