Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

Note:  Included opinions are from November 11, 2018 through December 10, 2018.

KP-0223 (Personnel):  Absent facts and circumstances establishing that the City of Eagle Pass possesses an express or implied contractual right of control over the work of a person employed by the Eagle Pass Water Works System, a court would likely determine such a person is not an employee of the City of Eagle Pass for purposes of Section 392.031 of the Local Government Code, which prohibits a municipal officer or employee from being appointed a commissioner to a municipal housing authority.