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CITY OF SULPHUR SPRINGS, TEXAS RESOLUTION NO. 810

A RESOLUTION ADOPTING AN ANNEXATION PLAN FOR THE CITY; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE

WHEREAS, the 76th Texas Legislature, 1999 adopted S.B. 89, extensively amending the Texas Annexation Act, Chapter 43, Local Government Code; and

WHEREAS, Section 17 (b) of S. B. 89, 76th Texas Legislature, 1999, requires that each city adopt an annexation plan on or before December 31, 1999, that includes territory the city plans to annex three years from the date the territory is placed in the plan in accordance with Section 43.052, Local Government Code; and

WHEREAS, there are a number of exceptions that authorize annexation of territory without the territory having been placed in an annexation plan and for the foreseeable future annexation of territory contemplated by the city fit into one of these exceptions;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SULPHUR SPRINGS:

SECTION 1.

For the purposes of Section 17 (b) of S. B 89, adopted by the 76th Texas Legislature, 1999, and Section 43.052, Local Government Code, the city council adopts the following annexation plan:

CITY OF SULPHUR SPRINGS ANNEXATION PLAN

The city council has reviewed the future expansion needs of the city and the prospects of development within the city's extraterritorial jurisdiction. After studying the effects of amendments to the Texas Annexation Act enacted by S.B. 89, 76th Texas Legislature, 1999, the city council has determined that at this time, the city does not intend to annex any territory that in order to be annexed, is required to be in an annexation plan. The City council reserves the right to amend this annexation plan in the future to add territory for annexation should circumstances change.

SECTION 2.

This resolution shall take effect from and after its passage and it is accordingly so resolved.

Passed this the 5th day of December, 2000.


Bill Watts, Mayor

Attest:

Sharon Ricketson, City Secretary.

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