HB 1813

83(R) - 2013
Urban Affairs

Vote Recommendation

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Eddie Lucio III

Bill Caption

Relating to the authority of a municipality to confiscate packaged fireworks.

Fiscal Notes

No fiscal implication to the State is anticipated. No fiscal implication to units of local government is anticipated.

Bill Analysis

Summary of Legislation: This legislation prevents the government of a home-rule municipality from confiscating fireworks that are packaged and unopened.

Notes: This bill is great protection from an intrusive government and for property rights.  Support HB 1813.