The State of Texas recently amended Chapter 212 of the Local Government Code regarding the subdivision of property known as House Bill (HB 3167). This law is designed to ensure plat applications are processed in a timely manner by requiring that cities review and “act on” any plat application within 30 days of filing. With the changes, only the applicant may request a single postponement of their case, and that single postponement is limited to 30 days.
Since the law went into effect on Sept. 1, 2019, the City of Irving has altered how plat applications are processed:
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