Texas Human Resources Code - Section 152.0401. Cass County
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§ 152.0401. CASS COUNTY. (a) The Cass County Juvenile
Board is composed of the county judge and the district judges in
(b) The juvenile court judge is the chairman of the board
and its chief administrative officer.
(c) The commissioners court may pay the juvenile board
members additional annual compensation set by the commissioners
court at not less than $600 nor more than $1,800 for the added
duties imposed on them. The compensation shall be paid in equal
monthly installments from the general fund of the county.
(d) The juvenile board shall provide each juvenile
probation officer with transportation or an automobile allowance
for use of a personal automobile on official business.
(e) The juvenile board shall pay the salaries of juvenile
probation personnel and other expenses required to provide adequate
services to children from the juvenile board fund to the extent of
the state aid received in the fund. The commissioners court shall
pay the other salaries and expenses essential to provide adequate
services to children in an amount set by the juvenile board.
(f) The commissioners court shall pay the expenses of the
juvenile probation officers that are certified as necessary by the
juvenile board chairman from the general fund and in the amount set
by the juvenile board.
(g) The board may accept state aid and grants or gifts from
other political subdivisions of the state or associations for the
sole purpose of financing adequate and effective probation
programs. A municipality may grant and allocate money to the county
or to the juvenile board to support and maintain juvenile programs
if the municipality's governing body approves the expenditure.
Funds received under this subsection shall be administered and kept
separately from other county funds.
(h) This section does not prohibit a program of local
enrichment of juvenile services funded by any source.
(i) Sections 152.0004 and 152.0009 do not apply to the
juvenile board of Cass County.
Added by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 352, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989.
Last modified: August 11, 2007