VERNON'S CIVIL STATUTES


TITLE 83. LABOR


CHAPTER 10. ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT


Art. 5190.14. PAN AMERICAN GAMES; OLYMPIC GAMES.

Without reference to the amendment of this section, this article was repealed by Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 301 (H.B. 4174), Sec. 3.01, eff. April 1, 2021.


Sec. 5A. PAYMENT OF STATE AND MUNICIPAL OR COUNTY OBLIGATIONS UNDER MAJOR EVENTS REIMBURSEMENT PROGRAM. (a) In this section:

(1) "Endorsing county" means:

(A) a county that contains a site selected by a site selection organization for one or more events; or

(B) a county that:

(i) does not contain a site selected by a site selection organization for an event;

(ii) is included in the market area for the event as designated by the department; and

(iii) is a party to an event support contract.

(2) "Endorsing municipality" means:

(A) a municipality that contains a site selected by a site selection organization for one or more events; or

(B) a municipality that:

(i) does not contain a site selected by a site selection organization for an event;

(ii) is included in the market area for the event as designated by the department; and

(iii) is a party to an event support contract.

(3) "Event support contract" means a joinder undertaking, joinder agreement, or a similar contract executed by a local organizing committee, an endorsing municipality, or an endorsing county and a site selection organization.

(4) "Event" means a Super Bowl, a National Collegiate Athletic Association Final Four tournament game, the National Basketball Association All-Star Game, the X Games, the National Hockey League All-Star Game, the Major League Baseball All-Star Game, a game of the National Collegiate Athletic Association Bowl Championship Series or its successor or a National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Football Bowl Subdivision postseason playoff or championship game, a Big 12 Football Conference Championship game, the National Collegiate Athletic Association men's or women's lacrosse championships, a World Cup Soccer game, the World Cup soccer tournament, the Major League Soccer All-Star Game, the Major League Soccer Cup, the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association National Finals Rodeo, an Elite Rodeo Association World Championship, the United States Open Championship, the World Games, a national collegiate championship of an amateur sport sanctioned by the national governing body of the sport that is recognized by the United States Olympic Committee, an Olympic activity, including a Junior or Senior activity, training program, or feeder program sanctioned by the United States Olympic Committee's Community Olympic Development Program, the Amateur Athletic Union Junior Olympic Games, a mixed martial arts championship, a World Wrestling Entertainment WrestleMania event, the Breeders' Cup World Championships, a Formula One automobile race, the Moto Grand Prix of the United States, the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) All-Star Race, the season-ending Championship Race for the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR), the Academy of Country Music Awards, the National Cutting Horse Association Triple Crown, a championship event in the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Championship Series, a CONVRG conference, a national political convention of the Republican National Committee or the Democratic National Committee, a presidential general election debate, or the largest event held each year at a sports entertainment venue in this state with a permanent seating capacity, including grandstand and premium seating, of not less than 125,000. The term includes any activities related to or associated with an event.

(5) "Site selection organization" means:

(A) the National Football League, the National Collegiate Athletic Association, the Big 12 Conference, the National Basketball Association, ESPN or an affiliate, the National Hockey League, Major League Baseball, the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the International World Games Association, the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR), Dorna Sports, the Amateur Athletic Union, the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, the Elite Rodeo Association, Major League Soccer, the United States Golf Association, or the United States Olympic Committee;

(B) the national governing body of a sport that is recognized by the United States Olympic Committee, the National Thoroughbred Racing Association, Formula One Management Limited, or the Federation Internationale de l'Automobile;

(C) the Academy of Country Music;

(D) the National Cutting Horse Association;

(E) the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA);

(F) Encore Live;

(G) the Republican National Committee or the Democratic National Committee;

(H) the Ultimate Fighting Championship;

(I) World Wrestling Entertainment; or

(J) the Commission on Presidential Debates.

Acts 1999, 76th Leg., ch. 1507, eff. Aug. 30, 1999; Sec. 1(2) amended by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 579, Sec. 1, eff. June 20, 2003; Sec. 1(3) amended by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 579, Sec. 1, eff. June 20, 2003; Sec. 3 amended by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 579, Sec. 2, eff. June 20, 2003; Sec. 4(a)(1) amended by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 579, Sec. 3, eff. June 20, 2003; Sec. 4(i) amended by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 579, Sec. 4, eff. June 20, 2003; Sec. 4(l) amended by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 579, Sec. 4, eff. June 20, 2003; Sec. 6(b) amended by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 579, Sec. 5, eff. June 20, 2003; Sec. 1(1) to (3), (5) to (8) amended and (1-a) added by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 814, Sec. 5.01, eff. Sept. 1, 2003; Secs. 2, 3 amended by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 814, Sec. 5.02, eff. Sept. 1, 2003; Sec. 4(a), (b), (d), (f), (i), (l) amended by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 814, Sec. 5.03, eff. Sept. 1, 2003; Sec. 5(a) to (g), (i) to (m) amended by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 814, Sec. 5.04, eff. Sept. 1, 2003; Sec. 5A added by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 814, Sec. 5.05, eff. Sept. 1, 2003; Sec. 6 amended by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 814, Sec. 5.06, eff. Sept. 1, 2003; Sec. 7(a), (b), (e) to (g), (i), (j) amended by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 814, Sec. 5.07, eff. Sept. 1, 2003; Sec. 7(k) amended by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 814, Sec. 5.09, eff. Sept. 1, 2003.

Amended by:

Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 150 (H.B. 1528), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2005.

Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 295 (S.B. 150), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2005.

Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 295 (S.B. 150), Sec. 2, eff. September 1, 2005.

Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 295 (S.B. 150), Sec. 3, eff. September 1, 2005.

Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 295 (S.B. 150), Sec. 4, eff. September 1, 2005.

Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 295 (S.B. 150), Sec. 5, eff. September 1, 2005.

Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 866 (S.B. 1038), Sec. 1, eff. June 17, 2005.

Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 866 (S.B. 1038), Sec. 2, eff. June 17, 2005.

Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 556 (S.B. 1424), Sec. 1, eff. June 16, 2007.

Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 556 (S.B. 1424), Sec. 2, eff. June 16, 2007.

Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 556 (S.B. 1424), Sec. 3, eff. June 16, 2007.

Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 556 (S.B. 1424), Sec. 4, eff. June 16, 2007.

Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1426 (S.B. 1523), Sec. 3, eff. June 15, 2007.

Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1426 (S.B. 1523), Sec. 4, eff. June 15, 2007.

Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1426 (S.B. 1523), Sec. 5, eff. June 15, 2007.

Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 810 (S.B. 1515), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2009.

Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 810 (S.B. 1515), Sec. 2, eff. September 1, 2009.

Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 810 (S.B. 1515), Sec. 3, eff. September 1, 2009.

Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 810 (S.B. 1515), Sec. 4, eff. September 1, 2009.

Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 810 (S.B. 1515), Sec. 5, eff. September 1, 2009.

Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 810 (S.B. 1515), Sec. 6, eff. September 1, 2009.

Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 810 (S.B. 1515), Sec. 7, eff. September 1, 2009.

Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 810 (S.B. 1515), Sec. 8, eff. September 1, 2009.

Acts 2011, 82nd Leg., R.S., Ch. 9 (S.B. 309), Sec. 1, eff. April 29, 2011.

Acts 2011, 82nd Leg., R.S., Ch. 9 (S.B. 309), Sec. 2, eff. April 29, 2011.

Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 3 (S.B. 398), Sec. 1, eff. April 17, 2013.

Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 1371 (S.B. 1678), Sec. 1, eff. June 14, 2013.

Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 1371 (S.B. 1678), Sec. 2, eff. June 14, 2013.

Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 1371 (S.B. 1678), Sec. 3, eff. June 14, 2013.

Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 1371 (S.B. 1678), Sec. 4, eff. June 14, 2013.

Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 2 (S.B. 293), Sec. 1, eff. April 8, 2015.

Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 915 (H.B. 26), Sec. 4.01, eff. September 1, 2015.

Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 915 (H.B. 26), Sec. 4.02, eff. September 1, 2015.

Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 948 (S.B. 633), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2015.

Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 948 (S.B. 633), Sec. 2, eff. September 1, 2015.

Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 948 (S.B. 633), Sec. 3, eff. September 1, 2015.

Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 948 (S.B. 633), Sec. 4, eff. September 1, 2015.

Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 948 (S.B. 633), Sec. 5, eff. September 1, 2015.

Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 948 (S.B. 633), Sec. 6, eff. September 1, 2015.

Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 948 (S.B. 633), Sec. 7, eff. September 1, 2015.

Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 948 (S.B. 633), Sec. 8, eff. September 1, 2015.

Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 948 (S.B. 633), Sec. 9, eff. September 1, 2015.

Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 948 (S.B. 633), Sec. 10, eff. September 1, 2015.

Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 948 (S.B. 633), Sec. 11, eff. September 1, 2015.

Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 948 (S.B. 633), Sec. 12(1), eff. September 1, 2015.

Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 610 (H.B. 3294), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2017.

Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 610 (H.B. 3294), Sec. 2, eff. September 1, 2017.

Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 301 (H.B. 4174), Sec. 3.01, eff. April 1, 2021.

Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1223 (H.B. 2402), Sec. 1, eff. June 14, 2019.