Texas Code of Criminal Procedure - Article 26.056. Contribution From State In Certain Counties
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Art. 26.056. CONTRIBUTION FROM STATE IN CERTAIN
COUNTIES. Sec. 1. A county in which a state training school for
delinquent children is located shall pay from its general fund the
first $250 of fees awarded for court-appointed counsel under
Article 26.05 toward defending a child committed to the school from
another county who is being prosecuted for a felony or misdemeanor
in the county where the training school is located.
Sec. 2. If the fees awarded for counsel compensation are in
excess of $250, the court shall certify the amount in excess of $250
to the Comptroller of Public Accounts of the State of Texas. The
Comptroller shall issue a warrant to the court-appointed counsel in
the amount certified to the comptroller by the court.
Acts 1967, 60th Leg., p. 733, ch. 307, Sec. 1, eff. Aug. 28, 1967.
Renumbered from art. 26.05-1 by Acts 1987, 70th Leg., ch. 167, Sec.
5.02(2), eff. Sept. 1, 1987.
Last modified: August 11, 2007