Issue Date: 2015-07-23
Revised Date: 2019-12-10

Legal Cites

Origin:

S.B. 1296 and H.B. 6, 84th Leg., R.S.

Purpose

Defendants convicted of a felony pay $185, defendants convicted of a Class A or B misdemeanor pay $147 and defendants convicted of a nonjailable misdemeanor pay $62. This account receives 2.5956% of total collections.

Appropriated only to the Criminal Justice Division of the Governor's Office for grants to local governments for truancy prevention and intervention services. 

Classification Group 01: General State Operating and Disbursing Funds [?]
Depository Interest Deposited to General Revenue Fund 0001.
Disposition of Balance Accumulative
Appropriation Technique General Appropriations Act

Administering Agencies

Note

Originally added in statute by S.B. 1419, 83rd Leg., R.S. but not exempted in the funds consolidation bill and not created. Re-created by S.B. 1296 and H.B. 6, 84th Leg., R.S.

Effective 01/01/2020, S.B. 346, 86th Leg., R.S. added percentage of court costs under Local Government Code sec. 133.102. S.B. 346 removed the $2 (Gov. Code 103.021(26)) court cost deposit.

USAS Values

USAS Title GR ACCT-TRUANCY PREVENTION & DIVERSION
Consolidated Fund 0001
State Fund Group 01 - GENERAL STATE OPERATING & DISBURSING FDS
USAS Status A
Used to make general expenditures for the daily operations of state government.