Honorable Brian Birdwell, Chair, Senate Committee on Natural Resources & Economic Development
John McGeady, Assistant Director Sarah Keyton, Assistant Director Legislative Budget Board
HB1435 by Thompson, Ed (Relating to the inspection of a municipal solid waste management facility or site by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality before a permit application is issued, amended, extended, or renewed.), As Engrossed
No significant fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.
The bill would amend the Health and Safety Code to require the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to inspect a facility or site before a permit for a proposed municipal solid waste management facility is issued, amended, extended or renewed.
Based on the analysis of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, duties and responsibilities associated with implementing the provisions of the bill could be accomplished by utilizing existing resources.
Local Government Impact
No significant fiscal implication to units of local government is anticipated.