ABC Greater Houston Chapter - Build Houston Magazine, February/March 2022

The Texas Legislature made changes to the construction lien statutes in Property Code Chapter 53. The most significant changes are highlighted below. This affects all non-residential, private Texas construction projects where the original contracts (the contract between the owner and original contractor) are entered into, on, or after January 1, 2022. BY JACK E. BYROM AND EMI LY PENDLETON 12 February/March 2022 LEGAL LEGISLATIVE UPDATE: A Practical Guide to the Most Significant Changes in Texas Lien Laws