Texas Government Code

Sec. § 76.015
Reimbursement Fee


(a)

A department may collect money from an individual as ordered by a court served by the department regardless of whether the individual is under the department’s supervision.

(a-1)

This section does not apply to an individual ordered to pay an administrative fee to a personal bond office under Section 521.2462 (Supervision of Person Issued Occupational Driver’s License)(a-3), Transportation Code.

(b)

A department that collects money under this section shall promptly transfer the money collected to the appropriate county or state officer.

(c)

A department may assess a reasonable reimbursement fee of not less than $25 and not more than $60 per month on an individual who participates in a program operated by the department or receives services from the department and who is not paying a monthly reimbursement fee under Article 42A.652 (Monthly Reimbursement Fee), Code of Criminal Procedure.
Added by Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 165, Sec. 9.07(a), eff. Sept. 1, 1997; Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 983, Sec. 1(a), eff. Sept. 1, 1997.
Amended by:
Acts 2011, 82nd Leg., R.S., Ch. 419 (S.B. 880), Sec. 2, eff. September 1, 2011.
Acts 2011, 82nd Leg., R.S., Ch. 426 (S.B. 953), Sec. 3, eff. September 1, 2011.
Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 770 (H.B. 2299), Sec. 2.36, eff. January 1, 2017.
Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 212 (H.B. 156), Sec. 3, eff. September 1, 2019.
Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1352 (S.B. 346), Sec. 2.44, eff. January 1, 2020.
Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1352 (S.B. 346), Sec. 2.45, eff. January 1, 2020.
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