79th Texas Legislature, Regular Session, Senate Bill 1537, Chapter 238 Page: 2 of 48
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S.B. No. 1537
1 treating oil, gas, sulfur, or other minerals.
2 (1-b) "Board" means the board of directors of the
4 (3) "District" means the Harris-Galveston [C-easta]
5 Subsidence District.
6 (3-a) "Florist item" means a cut flower, potted plant,
7 blooming plant, inside foliage plant, bedding plant, corsage
8 flower, cut foliage, floral decoration, or live decorative
10 (4-a) "Nursery grower" means a person who grows in any
11 medium more than 50 percent of the nursery products or florist items
12 that the person sells or leases. A person grows a nursery product
13 or florist item if the person cultivates or propagates the product
14 or item by engaging in activities associated with the production or
15 multiplying of stock, including the development of new plants from
16 cuttings, grafts, plugs, or seedlings. The term does not include a
17 person who merely holds or maintains a nursery product or florist
18 item before sale or lease.
19 (4-b) "Nursery product" includes a tree, shrub, vine,
20 cutting, graft, scion, grass, bulb, or bud that is grown or kept
21 for, or capable of, propagation and distribution for sale or lease.
22 (5-a) "Waste" means:
23 (A) the withdrawal of groundwater from a
24 groundwater reservoir at a rate and in an amount that causes or
25 threatens to cause intrusion into the reservoir of water unsuitable
26 for agricultural, gardening, domestic, or stock raising purposes;
27 (B) the flowing or producing of wells from a
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Texas. Legislature. Senate. 79th Texas Legislature, Regular Session, Senate Bill 1537, Chapter 238, legislative document, May 27, 2005; [Austin, Texas]. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth157587/m1/2/: accessed April 20, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.