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A home-rule municipality may:
(1) adopt rules to protect the health of persons in the municipality, including quarantine rules to protect the residents against communicable disease; and
(2) provide for the establishment of quarantine stations, emergency hospitals, and other hospitals.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Texas Health and Safety Code - HEALTH & SAFETY § 122.006. Powers of Home-Rule Municipalities - last updated April 14, 2021 | https://codes.findlaw.com/tx/health-and-safety-code/health-safety-sect-122-006.html
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