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Settlement and Judgment Processing Guidelines

Issued: June 3, 2004
Updated: Aug. 11, 2017 – View Changes

FPP E.041


The guidelines and processing instructions for the payment of a settlement or judgment described in this Fiscal Policy and Procedure (FPP) comply with:

  • The General Appropriations Act (GAA), Article IX-77, Section 16.04, Judgments and Settlements, 85th Legislature, Senate Bill 1, 2017, Regular Session
  • GAA, Article I-22, Strategy A.1.3, and riders 4-5, Judgments and Settlements, 85th Leg., SB1, 2017, R.S.
Changes to this document
08/11/2017 Updated through acts of the 85th Legislature, Regular Session; added Sample Transmittal Letter for Pre-Litigation Claims section; removed Settlement and Judgment Action Codes section
09/03/2015 Updated through the acts of the 84th Legislature, Regular Session
11/18/2014 Added Pre-Litigation Instructions
06/04/2013 Updated to reflect acts of 83rd Legislature, removed Expenditure Codes 7801 and 7802, added Expenditure Codes 7221 and 7241
07/26/2012 Added Sample Settlement Letter
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