Gov't Code Section 403.013
Report to Governor
(a)In this section, “state agency” means:
(1)any department, commission, board, office, or other agency in the executive or legislative branch of state government created by the constitution or a statute of this state;
(2)the Supreme Court of Texas, the Court of Criminal Appeals of Texas, a court of appeals, the Texas Civil Judicial Council, the Office of Court Administration of the Texas Judicial System, the State Bar of Texas, or another state judicial agency created by the constitution or a statute of this state;
(3)a university system or an institution of higher education as defined by Section 61.003 (Definitions), Education Code; or
(4)another governmental organization that the comptroller determines to be a component unit of state government for purposes of financial reporting under the provisions of this section.
(b)On the first Monday of November of each year, and at other times the governor requires, the comptroller shall exhibit to the governor, in addition to the reports required by the constitution, an exact and complete statement showing:
(1)the funds and revenues of the state; and
(2)public expenditures during the preceding year or during another period required by the governor.
(c)On the last day of February of each year, in addition to the reports required by the constitution and this section, the comptroller shall exhibit to the governor an audited comprehensive annual financial report that includes all state agencies determined to be part of the statewide accounting entity and that is prepared in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles as prescribed or modified in pronouncements of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board.
(d)The report under Subsection (c) shall be compiled from the financial information requested by the comptroller under Subchapter B (Financial Information Required of State Agencies), Chapter 2101 (Accounting Procedures), until it can be prepared from information contained in a fully operational uniform automated statewide accounting and reporting system.
(e)The comptroller is not required to include in the report under Subsection (c) a state agency or other governmental organization that the comptroller finds is not a component unit of state government for purposes of financial reporting under this section.
(f)The Texas growth fund and Texas growth fund II, created as provided by Section 70, Article XVI, Texas Constitution, shall provide the financial information listed in Subchapter B (Financial Information Required of State Agencies), Chapter 2101 (Accounting Procedures), to the comptroller once each year, not later than the date established by the comptroller.
Section 403.013 — Report to Governor,
https://statutes.capitol.texas.gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.403.htm#403.013 (accessed Dec. 9, 2023).