Honorable Joseph Pickett, Chair, House Committee on Environmental Regulation
Ursula Parks, Director, Legislative Budget Board
HB1584 by King, Tracy O. (Relating to the implementation of county solid waste management programs.), As Introduced
No fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.
The bill would amend the Health and Safety Code allowing a commissioners court by rule to require solid waste collection in the unincorporated area of the county, including the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the county.
The bill would take effect immediately if it receives two-thirds vote in each house; otherwise it would take effect September 1, 2017.
Local Government Impact
No significant fiscal implication to units of local government is anticipated.