H.B. No. 207

relating to the reduction of registration, license, and renewal fees required to be paid by certain land surveyors. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS: SECTION 1. Subchapter D, Chapter 1071, Occupations Code, is amended by adding Section 1071.1527 to read as follows: Sec. 1071.1527. REDUCED FEES FOR ELDERLY LAND SURVEYORS. The board by rule may adopt reduced certificate of registration and license fees and annual renewal fees for land surveyors who are at least 65 years of age. 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, 2005. ______________________________ ______________________________ President of the Senate Speaker of the House I certify that H.B. No. 207 was passed by the House on April 6, 2005, by a non-record vote. ______________________________ Chief Clerk of the House I certify that H.B. No. 207 was passed by the Senate on May 12, 2005, by the following vote: Yeas 31, Nays 0. ______________________________ Secretary of the Senate APPROVED: _____________________ Date _____________________ Governor