Issue Date: 1999-08-30
Revised Date: 2018-04-20

Legal Cites


August 30, 1999 by H.B. 1676, 76th Leg., R.S.


This account is created in General Revenue to record receipt of money transferred to the account at the direction of the Legislature from General Revenue (tobacco settlement), gifts, and grants contributed to the account. Only the available earnings of the account may be appropriated by the legislature to provide grants, loans, or loan guarantees to public or non-profit community hospitals with 125 beds or fewer located in an urban area of the state and for services at the Texas Center for Infectious Disease.

Classification Group 12: Restricted Use Funds [?]
Depository Interest Credited to General Revenue Fund 0001.
Disposition of Balance Accumulative
Appropriation Technique General Appropriations Act


Creation of the account was finally authorized by H.B. 3084, 76th Leg., R.S.

Title changed by H.B. 2292, 78th Leg., R.S.

Transferred from the Department of Health (501) to Department of State Health Services (537) by H.B. 2292, 78th Leg., R.S.

H.B. 7, 83rd Leg., R.S. requires interest be deposited to General Revenue (0001).

H.B. 6, 84th Leg., R.S. removed this account from certification under Government Code, Sec. 403.095. Interest deposit changed back to retained in account.

H.B. 3849, 85th Leg., R.S. made account available for certification. Interest deposit changed to General Revenue Fund 0001.

USAS Values

Consolidated Fund 0001
State Fund Group 12 - RESTRICTED USE FUNDS
USAS Status A
Those funds created to record receipt of money where there is a restriction on the use of the funds.