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SB 1477, 73rd Regular Session
Relating to the creation, administration, powers, duties, operation, and financing of the Edwards Aquifer Authority and the management of the Edwards Aquifer; granting the power of eminent domain; authorizing the issuance of bonds; providing civil and administrative penalties; and validating the creation of the Uvalde County Underground Water Conservation District.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/93

Author: Kenneth Armbrister
Joint Author: Gonzalo Barrientos | Jeff Wentworth | Judith Zaffirini | Frank Madla
Coauthor: Gregory Luna | Carlos Truan
Sponsor: Ron Lewis

Remarks: Section 1.35 of Article 1 takes effect 3/1/94. SCR 111 & HCR 184 allows for corrections. SR 1152, SR 1159, HR 854 & HR 873 allow conference committee to go outside bounds.

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 1993, 73rd R.S.,ch. 626, General and Special Laws of Texas

Bill Analyses:
Committee Report (House Research Organization)
Enrolled (Senate Research Center)

Conference Committee:

House Members: (appointed 05/26/1993) Ron Lewis (Chair) | David Counts | Steve Holzheauser | Libby Linebarger | Gerald Yost |

Senate Members: (appointed 05/25/1993) Kenneth Armbrister (Chair) | Gregory Luna | Frank Madla | Bill Sims | Carlos Truan |

Subjects:
BONDS
EDWARDS AQUIFER
EDWARDS AQUIFER AUTHORITY
EDWARDS AQUIFER LEGISLATIVE OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE
Property Interests--Eminent Domain
SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS WATER ADVISORY COMMITTEE
Special Districts & Authorities--Soil & Water Conservation
Special Districts & Authorities--Water & Utility
State Agencies, Boards & Commissions--Newly Proposed
UVALDE COUNTY UNDERGROUND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT

House Committee: Natural Resources (David Counts, Fred Bosse, Susan Combs, Sherri Greenberg, Jack Harris, Scott Hochberg, Ron Lewis, Pedro Nieto, Robert Puente, Bob Turner, Gerald Yost)
Senate Committee: Natural Resources (Bill Sims, Kenneth Armbrister, Gonzalo Barrientos, Teel Bivins, J.E. Brown, Steven Carriker, Eddie Lucio, John Montford, Bill Ratliff, Dan Shelley, Carlos Truan)

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