Texas County Wants AG's OK For Private Water Contract

Law360, Dallas (November 26, 2013, 7:15 PM EST) -- A Texas County that voted to contract with a real estate company to reserve groundwater has asked the Texas attorney general's office for a determination it has the authority to enter such a contract, according to a letter released Tuesday by the attorney general's office.

Hays County, near Austin, voted in October to sign a contract with Forestar Real Estate USA Group Inc. for 45,000 acre-feet of groundwater, but wants clarification from the AG on whether the county has the authority to contract with a private...
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