H.B. No. 1632
relating to the powers of a property owners' association relating
to restrictive covenants in certain subdivisions.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
SECTION 1. Section 204.002(a), Property Code, is amended to
read as follows:
(a) This chapter applies only to a residential real estate
subdivision, excluding a condominium development governed by Title
7, Property Code, that is located in whole or in part:
(1) in a county with a population of 2.8 million or
(2) in a county with a population of 250,000 or more
that is adjacent to the Gulf of Mexico and that is adjacent to a
county having a population of 2.8 million or more; or
(3) in a county with a population of 275,000 or more
(A) is adjacent to a county with a population of
3.3 million or more; and
(B) contains part of a national forest.
SECTION 2. This Act takes effect September 1, 2005.
President of the Senate Speaker of the House
I certify that H.B. No. 1632 was passed by the House on May
13, 2005, by a non-record vote.
Chief Clerk of the House
I certify that H.B. No. 1632 was passed by the Senate on May
25, 2005, by the following vote: Yeas 31, Nays 0.
Secretary of the Senate