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Relating to the construction of certain assisted living facilities within a 500-year floodplain in certain counties.
No significant fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.
HB 1681 would prohibit the construction of an assisted living facility within a 500-year floodplain if the facility: is located in a county with a population of 3.3 million or more (Harris County); is owned or operated by a commercial entity; and has two or more residents.
Texas Action opposes HB 1681 which is inconsistent with the principles of limited government, free markets, individual liberty, and private property rights.