TX NATURAL RESOURCES CODE

SUBTITLE B. SURVEYS AND SURVEYORS

CHAPTER 62. BEACH PARK BOARD OF TRUSTEES

SUBCHAPTER B. CREATION OF BOARD



§ 62.011. PURPOSE AND AUTHORITY.
     A county located or bordering on the Gulf of Mexico with a beach suitable for park purposes may create a board in the manner provided in this subchapter for the purpose of improving, equipping, maintaining, financing, and operating a public park or parks, or any facilities owned by the county, or to be acquired by the county, or to be managed by the county under the terms of a written contract. The board, to be designated Beach Park Board of Trustees, has the powers and duties specified in this chapter.

Acts 1977, 65th Leg., p. 2493, ch. 871, art. I, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1977.

§ 62.012. METHOD OF CREATING BOARD.
     A board may be created after a favorable majority vote of the qualified voters of the county voting at an election held on the proposition.

Acts 1977, 65th Leg., p. 2493, ch. 871, art. I, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1977.

§ 62.013. ELECTION.
     (a) The election shall be called by the commissioners court.
     (b) Notice of the election shall be given in the manner provided by Chapter 1251, Government Code.
     (c) The ballots shall be printed to provide for voting for or against the proposition: "Establishing a beach park board of trustees."

Acts 1977, 65th Leg., p. 2493, ch. 871, art. I, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1977. Amended by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 1420, § 8.353, eff. Sept. 1, 2001.