Bill

HB 72

87(R) - 2021
House County Affairs
Senate Local Government
House County Affairs
Senate Local Government
Parks and Wildlife
Public Lands
Safety
County Government
Public Safety

Contact the Author

Ron Reynolds

Phone:

512-463-0494

Capitol Office:

E1.320

Email:

Vote Recommendation

Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral

Author(s)

Ron Reynolds
Jacey Jetton
Phil Stephenson

Sponsor(s)

Borris Miles

Bill Caption

Relating to the power of certain counties to enact certain park use rules; changing a criminal penalty.

Fiscal Notes

No fiscal implication to the State is anticipated. 

Bill Analysis

HB 72 is bracketed to Fort Bend County. The bill would allow Fort Bend County to enact and enforce rules for parks in the county. The bill would prohibit the county from adopting rules relating to the use of fireworks. A person who violates a rule enacted by the county would be liable for a civil penalty up to $100 per violation. 

Vote Recommendation Notes

Texas Action is neutral on HB 72.

Contact the Author

Ron Reynolds

Phone:

512-463-0494

Capitol Office:

E1.320

Email: