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The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College
Notice About Information Laws and Practices
Section 559.003 of the Texas Government Code

IN ADDITION TO THE DISCLOSURE STATEMENT, ALL PRINTED AND ELECTRONIC FORMS that require a social security number must provide the notice required under Section 559.003 of the Texas Governmental Code. On all printed forms, the information notice can be appended to it. On all re-orders, the statement will need to be printed on the form. Electronic forms must link to the appropriate disclosure statement or the appropriate disclosure statement must be prominently displayed on the website.

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Notice about Information Laws and Practices

With few exceptions, you are entitled on your request to be informed about the information The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College collects about you. Under Sections 552.021 and 552.023 of the Texas Government Code, you are entitled to receive and review the information. Under Section 559.004 of the Texas Government Code, you are entitled to have UTB/TSC correct information about you that is held by us and that is incorrect, in accordance with the procedures set forth in The University of Texas System UTS 139 - Texas Public Information Act. The information that The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College collects will be retained and maintained as required by Texas records retention laws (Section 441.180 et seq. of the Texas Government Code) and rules. Different types of information are kept for different periods of time.

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