(a) Subject to Subsection (b), each group shall pay the maintenance tax imposed under Chapter 255, Insurance Code, for the administrative costs incurred by the department in implementing this chapter.
(b) The tax liability of a group under this section is based on gross premium for the group's retention and does not include premium collected by the group for excess insurance.
(c) The maintenance tax assessed under this section is subject to Chapter 255, Insurance Code, and shall be collected by the comptroller in the manner provided by that chapter.
Added by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 275, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 2003.
Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 728 (H.B. 2018), § 11.139, eff. September 1, 2005.