Tex. Gov't Code Section 401.061
Appropriations for Emergency

The legislature may appropriate money to the governor to be used only:


in an emergency, including an imperative public necessity;


for the executive branch of state government;


if other money is not available, because previously appropriated money has been spent or obligated; and


for purposes for which specific other appropriations previously have been made.
Added by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 268, Sec. 15, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.

Source: Section 401.061 — Appropriations for Emergency, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.­401.­htm#401.­061 (accessed Dec. 2, 2023).

Dec. 2, 2023

§ 401.061’s source at texas​.gov