H.B. No. 3332
  relating to junior college district territory annexation and
  program approval in certain counties.
         SECTION 1.  Section 130.063, Education Code, is amended by
  amending Subsection (d) and adding Subsection (e) to read as
         (d)  Except as provided by Subsection (e), a [A] junior
  college district may not annex territory under this section if a
  campus of the Texas State Technical College System is located:
               (1)  within the county in which the territory is
  located; and
               (2)  outside the junior college district.
         (e)  This section does not prevent a junior college district
  from annexing territory located in Brown County.
         SECTION 2.  Section 135.04(b), Education Code, is amended to
  read as follows:
         (b)  Before any program may be offered by a campus or
  extension center within the tax district of a public junior college
  that is operating a vocational and technical program, it must be
  established that the public junior college is not capable of
  offering or is unable to offer the program. After it is established
  that a need for the program exists and that the program is not
  locally available, the campus or extension center may offer the
  program, provided approval is secured from the coordinating board.
  Approval of technical-vocational programs under this section does
  not apply to Brown, McLennan, Cameron, and Potter counties.
         SECTION 3.  This Act takes effect immediately if it receives
  a vote of two-thirds of all the members elected to each house, as
  provided by Section 39, Article III, Texas Constitution.  If this
  Act does not receive the vote necessary for immediate effect, this
  Act takes effect September 1, 2013.
  ______________________________ ______________________________
     President of the Senate Speaker of the House     
         I certify that H.B. No. 3332 was passed by the House on April
  25, 2013, by the following vote:  Yeas 136, Nays 0, 2 present, not
  Chief Clerk of the House   
         I certify that H.B. No. 3332 was passed by the Senate on May
  20, 2013, by the following vote:  Yeas 31, Nays 0.
  Secretary of the Senate    
  APPROVED:  _____________________