|(a) Authority. Authority for this subchapter is provided
in the Texas Education Code, Chapter 61, Subchapter NN, Peace Officer
Loan Repayment Assistance Program. These rules establish procedures
to administer the subchapter as prescribed in the Texas Education
Code, §§61.9951 - 61.9959.
(b) Purpose. The primary purpose of the Peace Officer
Loan Repayment Assistance Program is to provide assistance with the
repayment of eligible student loans for qualifying peace officers
who agree to continued full-time employment in Texas as peace officers
for a specified period.