Texas Government Code - Section 418.017. Use Of Public And Private Resources
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§ 418.017. USE OF PUBLIC AND PRIVATE RESOURCES. (a) The
governor may use all available resources of state government and of
political subdivisions that are reasonably necessary to cope with a
(b) The governor may temporarily reassign resources,
personnel, or functions of state executive departments and agencies
or their units for the purpose of performing or facilitating
(c) The governor may commandeer or use any private property
if the governor finds it necessary to cope with a disaster, subject
to the compensation requirements of this chapter.
Acts 1987, 70th Leg., ch. 147, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1987.
Last modified: August 11, 2007