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State Statutes Index

NOTE: statutes are updated (2015), as of 84th Legislature.

To check for amendments to a particular statute, go to http://www.lrl.state.tx.us/isaf/lrlhome.cfm search by code, article (chapter number), e.g., Local Government Code, 392; for status, select “enrolled”

Attorney General Opinions
Housing Cooperation Act (LGC Chapter 393)
Employment/Personnel Laws
Housing Finance Corporations (LGC Chapter 394)
Public Funds Investment Act (GC 2256)
Housing Authority Law (LGC Chapter 392)
Human Resources Code
Nepotism Statute (GC 573)
Open Meetings Act (GC Chapter 551)
Penal Code, Re: Weapons
Procurement – County Purchasing/Contracting (LGC Chapter 262)
Procurement – Municipal Purchasing/Contracting (LGC Chapter 252)
Procurement – Other Local Govt. Purchasing Provisions (LGC Chapter 271)
Procurement – Professional Services (GC Chapter 2254)
Texas Property Code (contains all landlord/tenant laws as well  as Texas Fair Housing Act)
Public Information Act (Open Records)(GC Chapter 552)