Gov't Code Section 123.006
Program in Certain Counties Mandatory
(a)The commissioners court of a county with a population of more than 200,000 shall:
(1)establish a drug court program under Section 123.002 (Authority to Establish Program)(1); and
(2)direct the judge, magistrate, or coordinator to comply with Section 121.002 (Oversight)(c)(1).
(b)A county required under this section to establish a drug court program shall apply for federal and state funds available to pay the costs of the program. The criminal justice division of the governor’s office may assist a county in applying for federal funds as required by this subsection.
(c)Notwithstanding Subsection (a), a county is required to establish a drug court program under this section only if:
(1)the county receives federal or state funding specifically for that purpose; and
(2)the judge, magistrate, or coordinator receives the verification described by Section 121.002 (Oversight)(c)(2).
(d)A county that does not establish a drug court program as required by this section and maintain the program is ineligible to receive from the state:
(1)funds for a community supervision and corrections department; and
(2)grants for substance abuse treatment programs administered by the criminal justice division of the governor’s office.
Section 123.006 — Program in Certain Counties Mandatory,
https://statutes.capitol.texas.gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.123.htm#123.006 (accessed Nov. 25, 2023).