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Tax appraisal districts cannot move boundary lines between school districts, Paxton opines

Karen Kidd Nov. 17, 2017, 9:03am

AUSTIN – A tax appraisal district cannot unilaterally move a boundary line between two contiguous Texas school districts, such as a state lawmaker alleges happened in Montgomery County in 2016, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said in a recently issued opinion.

Texas House passes 3-D breast cancer screening bill

Russell Boniface May 19, 2017, 9:02am

ADDISON – The Texas House of Representatives passed a new bill on May 5 requiring insurance companies in Texas to cover 3-D mammograms for breast cancer screening and diagnosis.

Texas House passes hailstorm lawsuit abuse bill

David Yates May 4, 2017, 10:40pm

AUSTIN – Voting mostly along party lines, the Texas House tentatively passed H.B.

Texas House to hear testimony on mass storm lawsuit impact

David Yates Nov. 22, 2016, 1:08pm

AUSTIN – Next month, members of the Texas House of Representatives will hear testimony on the trend of mass litigation that now follows every storm strike within the Lone Star State.

Paxton: North Texas Water District members likely can't remove directors before term expires

Carrie Salls Nov. 8, 2016, 9:45pm

AUSTIN – Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton recently issued an opinion on whether an appointing member city’s governing body may remove a director it has appointed to the North Texas Municipal Water District without cause during that director’s term.