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Introduction to General Provisions
Role of State Agencies

Note: “State agencies” includes institutions of higher education.

State agencies must:

  • Obtain required information from payees before setting them up in TINS or making changes to payee information
  • Enter complete and accurate payee information in TINS
  • Hold confidential information in the strictest confidence and abide by the Confidential Treatment of Information Acknowledgement (CTIA) form (70-223) PDF required of all agency users of the Comptroller statewide financial systems
  • Act in accordance with applicable federal and state laws, including warrant hold requirements
  • Perform the proper due diligence research as explained in this website
  • Maintain necessary documentation for audit purposes

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