Gov't Code Section 1431.001
(1)“Anticipation note” means a note issued under this chapter.
(2)“Eligible countywide district” means a flood control district or a hospital district the boundaries of which are substantially coterminous with the boundaries of a county with a population of three million or more or a hospital district created in a county with a population of more than 1.2 million that was not included in the boundaries of a hospital district before September 1, 2003.
(3)“Eligible school district” means an independent school district that has an average daily attendance of 190,000 or more as determined under Section 48.005 (Average Daily Attendance), Education Code.
(4)“Governing body” means the commissioners court of a county or the governing body of a municipality, eligible school district, or eligible countywide district authorized to issue anticipation notes on behalf of an issuer.
(5)“Issuer” means a county, municipality, eligible school district, or eligible countywide district issuing an anticipation note.
(6)“Public work” for an issuer that is a municipality or county has the meaning assigned by Section 271.043 (Definitions), Local Government Code.
Section 1431.001 — Definitions,
https://statutes.capitol.texas.gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.1431.htm#1431.001 (accessed Nov. 25, 2023).