86R31504 SMH-F
  By: Wray H.B. No. 4764
  relating to the authority of the Midlothian Municipal Management
  District No. 3 to impose an ad valorem tax.
         SECTION 1.  Section 3952.305, Special District Local Laws
  Code, is amended to read as follows:
         Sec. 3952.305.  TAX RATE.  (a) The district's ad valorem tax
  rate may not exceed 40 cents per $100 valuation.
         (b)  Notwithstanding Subsection (a), the district's ad
  valorem tax rate may exceed the limit specified by that subsection
  to the extent necessary to permit the district to comply with
  Section 3952.303. This subsection does not authorize the district
  to issue bonds or other obligations if, based on the assessed value
  of property in the district as shown in the most recent certificate
  of assessed valuation or certificate of estimated assessed
  valuation issued by the Ellis Appraisal District available at the
  time of issuance, the issuance of the bonds or other obligations
  would require the district to adopt a tax rate that exceeds the
  limit specified by Subsection (a).
         SECTION 2.  (a) The legal notice of the intention to
  introduce this Act, setting forth the general substance of this
  Act, has been published as provided by law, and the notice and a
  copy of this Act have been furnished to all persons, agencies,
  officials, or entities to which they are required to be furnished
  under Section 59, Article XVI, Texas Constitution, and Chapter 313,
  Government Code.
         (b)  The governor, one of the required recipients, has
  submitted the notice and Act to the Texas Commission on
  Environmental Quality.
         (c)  The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has filed
  its recommendations relating to this Act with the governor,
  lieutenant governor, and speaker of the house of representatives
  within the required time.
         (d)  All requirements of the constitution and laws of this
  state and the rules and procedures of the legislature with respect
  to the notice, introduction, and passage of this Act have been
  fulfilled and accomplished.
         SECTION 3.  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, 2019.