Texas Transportation Code
Sec. § 522.0295
Voluntary Contribution for Evidence Testing Grant Program


(a)

When a person applies for an original, renewal, corrected, or duplicate commercial drivers license under this chapter, the person may contribute $1 or more to the evidence testing grant program established under Section 772.00715 (Evidence Testing Grant Program), Government Code.

(b)

The department shall:

(1)

include space on the first page of each application for an original, renewal, corrected, or duplicate commercial drivers license that allows a person applying for an original, renewal, corrected, or duplicate commercial drivers license to indicate the amount that the person is voluntarily contributing to the grant program; and

(2)

provide an opportunity for the person to contribute to the grant program during the application process for an original, renewal, corrected, or duplicate commercial drivers license on the departments Internet website.

(c)

The department shall send any contribution made under this section to the comptroller for deposit to the credit of the evidence testing account established under Section 772.00716 (Evidence Testing Account), Government Code, not later than the 14th day of each month. Before sending the money to the comptroller, the department may deduct money equal to the amount of reasonable expenses for administering this section.
Added by Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 265 (H.B. 1729), Sec. 2, eff. September 1, 2017.
Amended by:
Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 737 (H.B. 653), Sec. 2, eff. September 1, 2019.
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