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SB 268, 63rd Regular Session
Relating to the protection of sand dunes on barrier islands and peninsulas bordering on the Gulf of Mexico; authorizing the establishment of a dune protection line by certain commissioners courts; prohibiting certain conduct seaward of that line authorizing the commissioners courts to issue permits and to charge a reasonable fee to certain persons for otherwise prohibited acts seaward of the dune line; providing for identification of critical dune areas by the Commissioner of the General Land Office and for notice to him and special procedures for issuance of permits therein; providing for certain exceptions; prohibiting the issuance of a permit for driving a "recreational vehicle", as defined, seaward of the dune protection line; providing certain penalties for violations and for appeals.

Last action: 90 Day Bill

Author: A.R. "Babe" Schwartz
Sponsor: Carlos Truan

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 1973, 63rd R.S.,ch. 235, General and Special Laws of Texas

Coastal Affairs & Beaches

House Committee: Environmental Affairs ()
Minutes: May 2 1973
Senate Committee: Natural Resources ()
Minutes: February 28 1973 | March 7 1973 | March 14 1973

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