Tex. Gov't Code Section 547.0357
Use of Grant Money and Matching Funds


Acceptable uses of the grant money and matching funds include:

(1)

continuing a mental health jail diversion program;

(2)

establishing or expanding a mental health jail diversion program;

(3)

establishing alternatives to competency restoration in a state hospital, including outpatient competency restoration, inpatient competency restoration in a setting other than a state hospital, or jail-based competency restoration;

(4)

providing assertive community treatment or forensic assertive community treatment with an outreach component;

(5)

providing intensive mental health services and substance use treatment not readily available in the county;

(6)

providing continuity of care services for an individual being released from a state hospital;

(7)

establishing interdisciplinary rapid response teams to reduce law enforcement’s involvement with mental health emergencies; and

(8)

providing local community hospital, crisis, respite, or residential beds.
Added by Acts 2023, 88th Leg., R.S., Ch. 769 (H.B. 4611), Sec. 1.01, eff. April 1, 2025.

Source: Section 547.0357 — Use of Grant Money and Matching Funds, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.­547.­htm#547.­0357 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

547.0001
Evaluation of Certain Contractors and Subcontractors
547.0002
Ombudsman for Behavioral Health Access to Care
547.0003
Rules Governing Peer Specialists
547.0004
Veteran Suicide Prevention Action Plan
547.0005
Local Mental Health Authority Group Regional Strategies
547.0051
Definitions
547.0052
Texas System of Care Framework
547.0053
Implementation
547.0054
Technical Assistance for Local Systems of Care
547.0101
Definitions
547.0102
Evaluations by Community Resource Coordination Groups
547.0103
Summary Report by Commission
547.0104
Agency Implementation of Recommendations
547.0151
Definition
547.0152
Purpose
547.0153
Composition of Council
547.0154
Presiding Officer
547.0155
Meetings
547.0156
Powers and Duties
547.0157
Suicide Prevention Subcommittee
547.0201
Streamlining Process for Awarding Behavioral Health Grants
547.0251
Definition
547.0252
Matching Grant Program
547.0253
Matching Contributions Required
547.0254
Selection of Recipients
547.0255
Local Mental Health Authority Involvement
547.0256
Use of Grants and Matching Amounts
547.0257
Distributing and Allocating Appropriated Money
547.0258
Rules
547.0259
Biennial Report
547.0301
Definition
547.0302
Matching Grant Program
547.0303
Matching Contributions Required
547.0304
Matching Grant Conditions: Single Counties
547.0305
Matching Grant Conditions: Multiple Counties
547.0306
Selection of Recipients
547.0307
Use of Grants and Matching Amounts
547.0308
Distributing and Allocating Appropriated Money
547.0309
Rules
547.0351
Definition
547.0352
Matching Grant Program
547.0353
Matching Contributions Required
547.0354
Community Collaborative Eligibility
547.0355
Petition Required
547.0356
Review of Petition by Commission
547.0357
Use of Grant Money and Matching Funds
547.0358
Report by Community Collaborative
547.0359
Inspections
547.0360
Allocating Appropriated Money
547.0401
Definition
547.0402
Matching Grant Program
547.0403
Matching Contributions Required
547.0404
Community Collaborative Eligibility
547.0405
Distribution of Grant
547.0406
Use of Grant Money and Matching Funds
547.0407
Report by Community Collaborative
547.0408
Inspections

Accessed:
Jun. 5, 2024

§ 547.0357’s source at texas​.gov