Lucio III, Eddie
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 04/23/2015
REP. LUCIO PASSES SB 903 BY SEN. HANCOCK THROUGH HOUSE
AUSTIN -- Senate Bill 903, companion to Rep. Eddie Lucio III's House Bill 2104, passed in both the Senate and House of Representatives this week. This legislation is a clean-up bill for the Texas General Land Office. The bill makes minor clarifications and amendments to the Texas Natural Resources Code in order to update the code and increase efficiencies. SB 903 is being sent to the Governor's Office for a final signature.
"These changes are necessary in order to catch up with technological advancements," Rep. Lucio said. "Our system needs to adequately be updated in order to keep our State running smoothly."
Both bills make minor changes to the Natural Resources Code.
"I want to thank Senator Hancock and George P. Bush for helping pass this important piece of legislation," Rep. Lucio said. "This bill will make these processes easier for Texans."
Senate Bill 903 is waiting on Governor Abbott's signature for final passage.