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Releasing Held Warrants
Release by Paying Agency

The paying agency may only release the warrant if:

  • The payment was made in whole or part with Federal Funds.


  • The payment needs to be cancelled because it was issued in error and the hold source agency or agencies consent to the release of the payment. The consent must be:
    • In writing
    • Obtained on a payment-by-payment basis
    • Retained for audit purposes

See Cancellation of Held Warrants.

Glenn Hegar
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
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