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  85S10556 TJB-D
 
  By: Oliverson H.B. No. 187
 
 
 
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
 
AN ACT
  relating to certain development agreements that guarantee the
  continuation of the extraterritorial status of the area subject to
  the agreement for municipal annexation purposes.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 43.035, Local Government Code, is
  amended by amending Subsection (c) and adding Subsections (c-1) and
  (c-2) to read as follows:
         (c)  Subject to Subsections (c-1) and (c-2), for [For]
  purposes of Section 43.021(2) or another law, including a municipal
  charter or ordinance, relating to municipal authority to annex an
  area adjacent to the municipality, an area adjacent or contiguous
  to an area that is the subject of a development agreement described
  by Subsection (b)(1) is considered adjacent or contiguous to the
  municipality.
         (c-1)  The execution of a development agreement described by
  Subsection (b)(1) does not extend the extraterritorial
  jurisdiction of the municipality that is a party to the agreement.
         (c-2)  An area subject to a development agreement described
  by Subsection (b)(1) may not be considered for the purposes of
  calculating the width of an area under Section 43.054 or municipal
  territory under Section 43.0545.
         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 December 1, 2017.