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SB 1, 75th Regular Session
Relating to the development and management of the water resources of the state; providing penalties.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/97

Author: J.E. Brown
Coauthor: Eddie Lucio, Jr. | Jeff Wentworth
Sponsor: Ron Lewis

Remarks: Enabling legislation for SJR 16 and SJR 17. SCR 116 allows for technical corrections. Sections 2.03, 2.09, 2.10, 2.18 & 3.03 take effect immediately. Section 4.40 takes effect 7/1/97. Sections 5.03, 5.05-5.08, 5.11 take effect on adoption of the constitutional amendment.

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 1997, 75th R.S.,ch. 1010, General and Special Laws of Texas

Companion:

HB 5 (Identical)

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

Conference Committee:

House Members: (appointed 05/26/1997) Ron Lewis (Chair) | Robert Cook | David Counts | Robert Puente | Gary Walker |

Senate Members: (appointed 05/24/1997) J.E. Brown (Chair) | Kenneth Armbrister | Eddie Lucio, Jr. | Carlos Truan | Jeff Wentworth |

Subjects:
DROUGHT PLANNING AND MONITORING COMMITTEE
Environment--Water
GROUNDWATER DISTRICT LOAN ASSISTANCE FUND
Special Districts & Authorities--Soil & Water Conservation
State Agencies, Boards & Commissions--Newly Proposed
State Finances--Management & Control
Water--General
Water--Rights

House Committee: Natural Resources (David Counts, Robert Cook, Frank Corte, John Culberson, Tracy King, Ron Lewis, Nancy Moffat, Robert Puente, Gary Walker)
Senate Committee: Natural Resources (J.E. Brown, Gonzalo Barrientos, Teel Bivins, Troy Fraser, Tom Haywood, Jon Lindsay, Eddie Lucio, Jr., Drew Nixon, Steve Ogden, Carlos Truan, Jeff Wentworth)

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