Tex. Gov't Code Section 2252.201

In this subchapter:


“Governmental entity” means this state or a board, commission, department, office, or other agency in the executive branch of state government, including an institution of higher education as defined by Section 61.003 (Definitions), Education Code. The term does not include a political subdivision.


“Manufacturing process” means the application of a process to alter the form or function of materials or elements of a product in a manner that adds value and transforms the materials or elements into a new finished product that is functionally different from a finished product produced merely from assembling the materials or elements into a product.


“Political subdivision” includes a county, municipality, municipal utility district, water control and improvement district, special utility district, and other types of water district.


“Produced in the United States” means, with respect to iron and steel products, a product for which all manufacturing processes, from initial melting through application of coatings, occur in the United States, other than metallurgical processes to refine steel additives.


“Project” means a contract between a governmental entity and another person, including a political subdivision, to:


construct, remodel, or alter a building, a structure, or infrastructure;


supply a material for a project described by Paragraph (A); or


finance, refinance, or provide money from funds administered by a governmental entity for a project described by Paragraph (A).
Added by Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 597 (S.B. 1289), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2017.
Redesignated from Government Code, Subchapter F (Definitions), Chapter 2252 (Contracts with Governmental Entity) by Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 467 (H.B. 4170), Sec. 21.001 (Inherent Power and Duty of Courts)(33), eff. September 1, 2019.
Amended by:
Acts 2021, 87th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1009 (S.B. 783), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2021.

Source: Section 2252.201 — Definitions, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.­2252.­htm#2252.­201 (accessed Dec. 9, 2023).

Dec. 9, 2023

§ 2252.201’s source at texas​.gov