ATTORNEY GENERAL

Requests for Opinions - Withdrawn

RQ-0184-KP

Opinion Request RQ-0184-KP has been withdrawn by the Requestor.

For further information, please access the website at www.texasattorneygeneral.gov or call the Opinion Committee at (512) 463-2110.

TRD-201704183

Amanda Crawford

General Counsel

Office of the Attorney General

Filed: October 18, 2017


Requests for Opinions

RQ-0185-KP

Requestor:

The Honorable Joseph C. Pickett

Chair, Committee on Environmental Regulation

Texas House of Representatives

Post Office Box 2910

Austin, Texas 78768-2910

Re: To what extent the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality may consider a recommendation from a local government to deny a permit for a facility because the facility is incompatible with the local government's zoning or land use ordinances (RQ-0185-KP)

Briefs requested by November 13, 2017

RQ-0186-KP

Requestor:

The Honorable Elmer C. Beckworth

Cherokee County District Attorney

Post Office Box 450

Rusk, Texas 75785

Re: Municipal police jurisdiction beyond the city limits (RQ-0186-KP)

Briefs requested by November 13, 2017

RQ-0187-KP

Requestor:

The Honorable Matthew C. Poston

Liberty County Attorney

1923 Sam Houston, Suite 202

Liberty, Texas 77575

Re: Whether an elected constable and his deputies may simultaneously serve under the sheriff, specifically to perform tasks related to the duties of a weight enforcement officer under Transportation Code chapter 621 (RQ-0187-KP)

Briefs requested by November 13, 2017

For further information, please access the website at www.texasattorneygeneral.gov or call the Opinion Committee at (512) 463-2110.

TRD-201704181

Amanda Crawford

General Counsel

Office of the Attorney General

Filed: October 18, 2017


Opinions

Opinion No. KP-0169

The Honorable Lyle Larson

Chair, Committee on Natural Resources

Texas House of Representatives

Post Office Box 2910

Austin, Texas 78768-2910

Re: Whether a municipal utility district may use its surplus funds to repair or replace cluster-type mailbox facilities that serve residences in the district (RQ-0160-KP)

S U M M A R Y

The Wells Branch Municipal Utility District may not use its surplus funds to repair or replace cluster-type mailbox facilities that serve residences in the District.

For further information, please access the website at www.texasattorneygeneral.gov or call the Opinion Committee at (512) 463-2110.

TRD-201704184

Amanda Crawford

General Counsel

Office of the Attorney General

Filed: October 18, 2017