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County Treasurer

Acts as chief custodian of county finance.

Receives all monies belonging to the county from whatever source.

Keeps an account for all monies in a designated depository.

Pays and applies or disburses all monies in such a manner as commissioners court may direct, by law.

All receipts of any official belonging to the county must be turned over to the county treasurer daily.

Often acts as the chief liaison between the county and all depository banks.

Maintains records of all deposits and withdrawals, and reconciles all bank statements, assuring their accuracy and the safety of county funds.

Required to submit regular reports on county finance to the members of commissioners court to inspect and verify.

Information provided by Texas Association of Counties