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Issue Date: 1989-09-01
Revised Date: 2015-08-05

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Created 1989 by H.B. 24, 71st Legislature, R.S. under TEX. TAX CODE ANN. sec. 159.101. Tax on the purchase, acquisition, importation, manufacture or production by a dealer of a controlled substance at the rate of:

  • $200 for each gram of controlled substance;
  • $3.50 for each gram of containing marihuana; and 
  • $2,000 on each 50 dosage units of controlled substance not sold by weight.

Evidence of tax payment is by tax payment certificate securely affixed in the manner required by the Comptroller. Collected by the Comptroller deposited to General Revenue. Amended by H.B. 2595, 72nd Leg., R.S. Tax repealed by H.B. 1905, 84th Leg., R.S.

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