HB 2040

85(R) - 2017
House County Affairs
House County Affairs
Housing & Urban Affairs
Local Government

Vote Recommendation

  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral


Phil King

Bill Caption

Relating to the building code standards for new residential construction in the unincorporated area of certain counties; creating a criminal offense and affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense.

Fiscal Notes

No fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.

Bill Analysis

HB 2040 would create enforcement options for building standards related to residential construction in unincorporated areas of certain counties. 

Vote Recommendation Notes

HB 2040 is a procedural bill which neither uplifts nor offends our liberty principles, therefore we remain neutral.

Organizations Supporting

National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies
Property Casualty Insurers Association of America
Texas Association of Builders

Organizations Opposed

Travis County Commissioners Court