a collection and testing fee for each preharvest test or postharvest test if performed by the department in an amount not to exceed $300.
A fee set by the department under this section may not exceed the amount necessary to administer this chapter. The comptroller may authorize the department to collect a fee described by Subsection (a) in an amount greater than the maximum amount provided by that subsection if necessary to cover the department’s costs of administering this chapter.
The department may not set or collect a fee associated with the cultivation of hemp that is not listed in Subsection (a), other than:
Fees collected by the department under this chapter are not refundable and may be appropriated only to the department for the purpose of administering this chapter.Added by Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 764 (H.B. 1325), Sec. 2, eff. June 10, 2019.