Issue Date:
Revised Date: 2019-12-19

Legal Cites

Object Type

Cash — Parks and Wildlife

Origin Date

1925 by the 39th Leg.

Description

Receipts are generated from the seizure and sale of illegally taken or held pelts, marine life, unregistered vessels and aircraft, vehicles, firearms or other devices used to commit a violation under subchapter G, ch. 43 of this code or a commission regulation.

The department may sell confiscated items and credit the proceeds to the appropriate suspense fund pending outcome of any action. If person is found guilty, placed on deferred adjudication, or fails to appear,  the department shall transfer the proceeds to the credit of GR account 0009.

Due Date

At time of sale.

Note

Amended by H.B. 1966, 72nd Leg., R.S. to add unregistered vessels.

12.110(d) added by H.B. 2026, 79th Leg., R.S. and dedication exempted in S.B. 1605, 79th Leg., R.S.

H.B. 1818, 83rd Leg., R.S. changed 'suspense account 0900' to 'the appropriate suspense fund.'

Amended by S.B. 346, 86th Leg., R.S.

USAS Values

Appropriation Year 20
USAS Title SALE-CONF PELT/MAR LIFE/VESSEL
Receipt Category 10 – Parks and Wildlife
Receipt Type 35 – Sales, Rentals and Repayments of Goods and Services
Object Group 30 – Revenues
USAS Status A
Rev/Exp Category 20 – SALES OF GOODS AND SERVICES