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TITLE 4AGRICULTURE
PART 2TEXAS ANIMAL HEALTH COMMISSION
CHAPTER 56GRANTS, GIFTS AND DONATIONS
RULE §56.3Acceptance of Grants, Gifts and Donations

(a) Donations in the amount of less than five hundred dollars may be accepted upon determination of the Commission's executive director that the donation is for purposes consistent with Texas Agriculture Code, Chapter 161.

(b) Gifts, grants and donations valued at five hundred dollars ($500.00) or more must be accepted by a majority of the board, in an open meeting not later than the 90th day after the date the gift is received by the Commission. The Commission, when it accepts the gifts in open meeting, will record the name of the donor, a description of the gift, and a statement of the purpose of the gift in the minutes of the Commission's meeting.

(c) Donations of real property (real estate) shall be accepted by the Commission only upon authorization of the legislature.

(d) Donations to the Commission may be for any amount and for specified or unspecified purposes.


Source Note: The provisions of this §56.3 adopted to be effective December 11, 2001, 26 TexReg 10048

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