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  H.B. No. 3561
 
 
 
 
AN ACT
  relating to the proceedings of certain municipal courts held in the
  corporate limits of a contiguous incorporated municipality.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 29.104, Government Code, is amended to
  read as follows:
         Sec. 29.104.  MUNICIPAL COURT PROCEEDINGS OUTSIDE CORPORATE
  LIMITS. The municipal court of a municipality with a population of
  3,500 [700] or less may conduct its proceedings within the
  corporate limits of a contiguous incorporated municipality.
         SECTION 2.  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. 3561 was passed by the House on April
  25, 2013, by the following vote:  Yeas 136, Nays 0, 2 present, not
  voting.
 
  ______________________________
  Chief Clerk of the House   
 
 
         I certify that H.B. No. 3561 was passed by the Senate on May
  17, 2013, by the following vote:  Yeas 31, Nays 0.
 
  ______________________________
  Secretary of the Senate    
  APPROVED:  _____________________
                     Date          
   
            _____________________
                   Governor