Texas Special District Local Laws Code
Sec. § 1069.110
Charitable Organization


In this section, “charitable organization” means an organization that is eligible for an exemption from federal income tax under Section 501(a), Internal Revenue Code of 1986, by being listed as an exempt organization by Section 501(c)(3) or (4) of that code.


The board may facilitate the achievement of district purposes by creating a charitable organization to:


provide or arrange for hospital and health care services;


develop resources for hospital and health care services; and


provide ancillary support services for the district.


A charitable organization created under this section is a unit of local government for purposes of Chapter 101 (Tort Claims), Civil Practice and Remedies Code.
Added by Acts 2011, 82nd Leg., R.S., Ch. 70 (S.B. 1147), Sec. 1.01, eff. April 1, 2013.
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