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Appropriations for the Salary Increase for Certain State Employees

Issued: Aug. 17, 2005
Updated: Aug. 19, 2015 – View Changes

FPP A.009


Applicable to

  • State agencies
  • Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board


The enactment of House Bill 9 increases the member contribution rate to the Employees Retirement System prescribed by Government Code, Section 815.402(a), to 9.5 percent of each member’s compensation. The accompanying increase of 2.5 percent in annual salary for certain state employees is set to begin on Sept. 1, 2015. The Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts provides information on the appropriations for the salary increase.

For more information, please see:


HB 1, General Appropriations Act (GAA), Article IX, Section 18.02, 84th Legislature, Regular Session


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Changes to this Document
Date Updates
08/19/2015 Removed language on “If appropriations are limited to revenue collections”
08/14/2015 Updated through acts of the 84th Legislature, Regular Session; added CAPPS information

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