Tex. Gov't Code Section 123.004
Reimbursement Fees


A drug court program established under this chapter may collect from a participant in the program:


a reasonable reimbursement fee for the program not to exceed $1,000; and


an alcohol or controlled substance testing, counseling, and treatment reimbursement fee in an amount necessary to cover the costs of the testing, counseling, and treatment.


Reimbursement fees collected under this section may be paid on a periodic basis or on a deferred payment schedule at the discretion of the judge, magistrate, or coordinator. The fees must be:


based on the participant’s ability to pay; and


used only for purposes specific to the program.
Added by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 1510, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 2001.
Amended by:
Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 625 (H.B. 530), Sec. 4, eff. June 15, 2007.
Transferred, redesignated and amended from Health and Safety Code, Chapter 469 (Voluntary Accreditation of Recovery Housing) by Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 747 (S.B. 462), Sec. 1.04, eff. September 1, 2013.
Amended by:
Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1352 (S.B. 346), Sec. 2.46, eff. January 1, 2020.

Source: Section 123.004 — Reimbursement Fees, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.­123.­htm#123.­004 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 123.004’s source at texas​.gov