|(a) Authority. Authority for this subchapter is provided
in the Texas Education Code, Chapter 54, Subchapter B, Tuition Rates.
These rules establish procedures to administer the subchapter as prescribed
in §54.231(b) and (d) (previously §54.060(b) and (d)).
(b) Scope. The rules set forth in this subchapter are
applicable to determining eligibility of needy students from Mexico
to pay resident tuition rates at certain public institutions of higher
education in Texas.
(c) Purpose. The purpose of the programs is to encourage
students from Mexico with limited financial resources to enroll in
certain Texas public institutions of higher education.