Honorable Senfronia Thompson, Chair, House Committee on Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Jerry McGinty, Director, Legislative Budget Board
HB2809 by Murphy (Relating to the applicability of certain laws relating to contingent fee contracts for legal services entered into by certain political subdivisions.), As Introduced
No fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.
The bill would amend the Government Code to exempt certain contingent fee contracts for legal services for the collection of certain delinquent permit and license fees under the Alcoholic Beverage Code.
Local Government Impact
The Texas Association of Counties states: "According to Williamson County, the bill, as introduced, would save time and resources and help increase revenue."