New laws take effect on Sept. 1

September 2011
Texas Agriculture Magazine;9/2/2011, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p10
The article focuses on the eminent domain reform from the Texas Farm Bureau (TFB) including the Senate Bill (SB) 18, SB 332, and House Bill (HB) 268 effective on September 1, 2011. It says that the SB 18 is to protect landowners in connection to their private property rights. It states that the HB 268 requires the people to have a agricultural sales tax exemption in order to make tax exempt purchases. It adds that the TFB policy supports the tax exemption requirement to lessen fraud and abuse.


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