Texas Water Code - Section 63.225. Deposit
Legal Research Home >
Texas Laws > Water Code > Texas Water Code - Section 63.225. Deposit
Section: 63.180 63.181 63.182 63.183 63.221 63.222 63.224 63.225 63.226 63.227 63.228 63.251 63.252 63.253 63.254
§ 63.225. DEPOSIT. (a) When the petition to create the
district is filed, it shall be accompanied by a $500 deposit, which
shall be held by the county clerk until the result of the election
to create the district is declared and entered in the minutes of the
(b) If the result of the election favors the creation of the
district, the county clerk shall return the $500 deposit to the
signers of the petition or their agent or attorney.
(c) If the result of the election is against the creation of
the district, the county clerk shall pay the costs and expenses of
the proposed district up to and including the election from the $500
deposit on vouchers signed by the county judge and shall return the
balance of the deposit, if any, to the signers of the petition or
their agent or attorney.
Acts 1971, 62nd Leg., p. 110, ch. 58, § 1, eff. Aug. 30, 1971.
Last modified: August 11, 2007