Honorable Angie Chen Button, Chair, House Committee on Economic & Small Business Development
Ursula Parks, Director, Legislative Budget Board
HB3838 by Smithee (Relating to the procedures required for a Type A economic development corporation to make certain expenditures.), As Introduced
No fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.
The bill would amend the Local Government Code to prohibit certain municipalities from making an expenditure of $50,000 or more unless the municipality complies with requirements put forth in the bill, including publishing a notice of the expenditure and approving the expenditure not earlier than the 7th day after the notice is published.
Local Government Impact
No significant fiscal implication to units of local government is anticipated.