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  H.B. No. 1863
 
 
 
 
AN ACT
  relating to the issuance of Make-A-Wish specialty license plates.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Subchapter G, Chapter 504, Transportation Code,
  is amended by adding Section 504.675 to read as follows:
         Sec. 504.675.  MAKE-A-WISH LICENSE PLATES. (a)  The
  department shall issue specialty license plates that include the
  words "Make-A-Wish" and an image of the blue Make-A-Wish logo.  The
  department shall design the plates in consultation with the Central
  and South Texas chapter of Make-A-Wish.
         (b)  After deduction of the department's administrative
  costs, the remainder of the fee for issuance of the license plates
  shall be deposited to the credit of an account created by the
  comptroller in the manner provided by Section 504.6012(b). Money
  deposited to that account may be used only by the Health and Human
  Services Commission to make grants to a nonprofit organization that
  has a history of providing services to children diagnosed with a
  critical illness for the purpose of providing those services.
         SECTION 2.  This Act takes effect September 1, 2021.
 
 
  ______________________________ ______________________________
     President of the Senate Speaker of the House     
 
 
         I certify that H.B. No. 1863 was passed by the House on May 8,
  2021, by the following vote:  Yeas 125, Nays 14, 2 present, not
  voting; and that the House concurred in Senate amendments to H.B.
  No. 1863 on May 28, 2021, by the following vote:  Yeas 147, Nays 0,
  1 present, not voting.
 
  ______________________________
  Chief Clerk of the House   
 
         I certify that H.B. No. 1863 was passed by the Senate, with
  amendments, on May 26, 2021, by the following vote:  Yeas 31, Nays
  0.
 
  ______________________________
  Secretary of the Senate   
  APPROVED: __________________
                  Date       
   
           __________________
                Governor