Honorable Todd Hunter, Chair, House Committee on Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
John S. O'Brien, Director, Legislative Budget Board
HB2149 by Lewis (Relating to the liability of public servants of certain governmental units for property damage.), As Introduced
According to the Texas Association of Counties, while some counties may experience a slight negative fiscal impact, the provisions of the bill are not anticipated to create a significant fiscal impact on counties.
According to the Texas Municipal League, the lower amount of liability damages for a public official could result in a reduction of insurance costs, the fiscal impact to cities is not anticipated to be significant.
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