Issue Date: 1993-09-14
Revised Date: 2012-04-10

Object Type

Cash — Professional Services and Fees

Reference

 

Description

To record the payment for legal services.

Expenditure code 7258 includes, but is NOT limited to:

  • Legal Services (other)
  • Legal services obtained by agencies with delegated approval from the Texas Attorney General
  • Legal services requiring approval from the Texas Attorney General
  • Payments to the Texas Attorney General for legal services

Note

The Texas Attorney General provides legal representation for all institutions of higher education and state agencies.  In order to request permission to hire outside legal counsel, all agencies must request the approval from the Texas Attorney General before entering into an agreement.

USAS Values

Appropriation Year 20
USAS Title LEGAL SERVICES
Object Group 10 – Expenditures
USAS Status A
Rev/Exp Category 09 – PROFESSIONAL SERVICE AND FEES