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  • Legislative Alert: Detrimental State-Imposed Revenue Manadates

    Legislation (S.B. 156/S.J.R 14 and S.B. 182/H.B. 365) has already been filed to impose limitations on city property tax revenues.

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  • New Members

    TML welcomes the cities of Caney City and Sandy Oaks as its newest members.

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  • Texas Cities are Partners with the State

    Texas cities are partners with the state to keep Texas’ economy and quality of life vibrant. The simple one-page (two-sided) document allows city officials to communicate that message to legislators.

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  • Payday Lending Clearinghouse

    A handful of cities have adopted ordinances regulating “payday and title” lenders. If your city is considering doing so, visit the League’s Payday Lending Clearinghouse pages, which contain an example ordinance and details about all of the pending lawsuits against cities, as well as other useful information.

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  • If you are the treasurer, chief financial officer (if the treasurer is not the chief financial officer), or investment officer and are not up-to-date on your PFIA training, we can help! Join us for the upcoming training April 23-24 in Austin.

    Welcome What is the Public Funds Investment Act? The Public Funds Investment Act (PFIA) governs the investment of government funds in Texas. Under this law, specific parameters are set for Texas cities, requiring them to adopt an investment policy and to designate an investment officer who is requir…

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