(a) The board of regents of The University of Texas System may charge each student
enrolled at The University of Texas--Pan American a sports recreation and wellness
facility fee to finance, construct, operate, maintain, or improve sports recreation
and wellness programs and facilities at the university. The amount of the fee may not exceed $75 for each semester of the regular term or
for each summer session.
(b) The fee may not be imposed unless the fee is approved by a majority vote of those
students voting in a general student election called for that purpose.
(c) The board may not increase the amount of the fee from one academic year to the
next unless the amount of the increase is approved by a majority vote of those students
voting in a general student election called for that purpose.
(d) The board shall deposit the revenue from the fee in an account known as The University
of Texas--Pan American sports recreation and wellness facility account.
(e) The board may pledge revenue from the fee to pay obligations issued pursuant to
the revenue financing system of The University of Texas System.
(f) A fee imposed under this section may not be considered in determining the maximum
amount of student services fees that may be charged under Section 54.503.
(g) The board may permit a person who is not enrolled at The University of Texas--Pan
American to use a facility financed with revenue from a fee imposed under this section
(1) the person's use of the facility will not materially interfere with student demand
(2) the person is charged a fee that is not less than the student fee and that is
not less than the direct and indirect cost to the university of providing for the
person's use; and
(3) the person's use will not materially increase the potential liability of the university.
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