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Relating to special purpose territory of the Orange County Navigation and Port District of Orange County, Texas.
No fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.
SB 2175 would establish and clarify the boundaries of the Port of Orange so that the United States Corps of Engineers may be able to attribute tonnage of waterborne cargo originating or departing within these boundaries to the Port of Orange. Proper assignment of tonnage would ensure the Port of Orange received any qualifying federal funds.
Texas Action is neutral on SB 2175.