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HB 405, 54th Regular Session
Relating to the Upper Neches River Municipal Water Authority; providing for additional directors for annexed areas; no longer restricting dam construction to locations within Anderson and Cherokee Counties only, and to provide the District with authority to develop underground sources of water where feasible and necessary in the conduct of its affairs; no longer restricting the District's power to acquire property by condemnation within Anderson and Cherokee counties only, and to provide the District with authority to condemn property to the extent and in the manner set forth and permitted by general law with respect to any project which has been approved by the State Board of Water Engineers; providing that if the District shall undertake to pledge the proceeds of water contracts with is constituent cities to the payment of revenue supported bonds it shall not be obligated to construct any facility to any constituent city which fails to so contract; lo longer restricting the District's powers to the territory situated within Anderson and Cherokee Counties only and to provide that the rights of eminent domain shall be limited only to the extent provided in Statutes; validating acts of the Board of Directors of the District; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict.

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