Texas Administrative Code
|TITLE 37||PUBLIC SAFETY AND CORRECTIONS|
|PART 16||TEXAS CIVIL COMMITMENT OFFICE|
|CHAPTER 810||CIVIL COMMITMENT|
|SUBCHAPTER E||MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS|
|RULE §810.273||Cost of Housing, Treatment, and Tracking Services|
A civilly committed person who is not indigent is responsible for the cost of housing and treatment services under Chapter 841 of the Health and Safety Code and the cost of the tracking service required by Health and Safety Code §841.082 as well as any intentional loss of or damage to the tracking monitor. The office shall create and administer a policy regarding cost recovery for services utilizing the definitions of indigent and income set forth in Rule §810.122, Definitions. The policy shall set forth the method of payment for the cost recovery and shall not require payment in an amount that exceeds 50% of the income of the committed person or the actual cost of the services.
|Source Note: The provisions of this §810.273 adopted to be effective April 24, 2011, 36 TexReg 2396; transferred effective September 1, 2011, as published in the Texas Register December 9, 2011, 36 TexReg 8391; amended to be effective December 30, 2012, 37 TexReg 9965; amended to be effective February 8, 2017, 42 TexReg 485; amended to be effective February 28, 2018, 43 TexReg 1142|