|(a) Authority. Statutory authority for this subchapter
is provided in the Texas Government Code, Chapter 2110, §2110.0012
and §2110.0015 and Texas Education Code (TEC) §61.07762.
(b) Purpose. The Texas Application for State Financial
Aid (TASFA) Advisory Committee is created to assist the board in adopting
the procedures to allow a person to complete and submit the TASFA
or similar application for state student financial assistance by electronic
submission through the internet website which the board provides the
common admission application form required by TEC §51.762.