Texas Local Government Code

Sec. § 271.048
Claims and Accounts; Funding and Exchange


A governing body may provide that claims and accounts may, after certificates are authorized, be incurred for authorized purposes and that the claims and accounts represent an undivided interest in the certificates simultaneously authorized. The governing body may also provide for the funding or exchange of the claims and accounts for a like total principal amount of the certificates, with any amount in excess of the principal amount of the certificates delivered at one time to be paid in cash or carried forward to a subsequent exchange of claims and accounts for certificates.


The authorization of certificates and the indebtedness they evidence may occur before the execution of a contract under this subchapter.


This section does not create any exception to the competitive bidding requirements of this subchapter.
Acts 1987, 70th Leg., ch. 149, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1987.

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