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HB 1794, 84th Regular Session
Relating to suits brought by local governments for violations of certain laws under the jurisdiction of, or rules adopted or orders or permits issued by, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; affecting civil penalties.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/15

Author: Charlie Geren
Joint Author: Patricia Harless | Cindy Burkett | Oscar Longoria | Jim Murphy
Coauthor: Pat Fallon
Sponsor: Kelly Hancock

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2015, 84th R.S.,ch. 543, General and Special Laws of Texas

Signed legislation

Companion:

SB 1509 (Similar)

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

Subjects:
Civil Remedies & Liabilities
Environment--General
ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY, TEXAS COMMISSION ON
STATUTES OF LIMITATIONS

House Committee: Environmental Regulation (Geanie Morrison, Jason Isaac, Kyle Kacal, Ken King, Phil King, J. M. Lozano, Ron Reynolds, Eddie Rodriguez, Ed Thompson)
Senate Committee: Natural Resources & Economic Development (Craig Estes, Troy Fraser, Brian Birdwell, Bob Hall, Kelly Hancock, Juan Hinojosa, Eddie Lucio, Jr., Robert Nichols, Kel Seliger, Carlos Uresti, Judith Zaffirini)

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