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Texas Government Code - GOV'T § 487.204. Rules

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The department shall adopt rules necessary for the administration of this subchapter, including rules addressing:

(1) eligibility criteria for a medically underserved community;

(2) eligibility criteria for a physician;

(3) minimum and maximum community contributions to the start-up money for a physician to be matched with state money;

(4) conditions under which state money must be repaid by a community or physician;

(5) procedures for disbursement of money by the department;

(6) the form and manner in which a community must make its contribution to the start-up money;  and

(7) the contents of an agreement to be entered into by the parties, which must include at least:

(A) a credit check for an eligible physician;  and

(B) community retention of interest in any property, equipment, or durable goods for seven years.

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