§ 51.001 Definition
§ 51.002 Application of General Corporation Laws
§ 51.003 Purpose
§ 51.004 Powers
§ 51.005 Assets
§ 51.006 Area of Operation
§ 51.007 Nonprofit Corporation; Division of Profits
§ 51.008 Incorporators
§ 51.009 Articles of Incorporation
§ 51.010 Bylaws and Amendments to Articles of Incorporation
§ 51.011 Copies of Articles, Amendments, and Bylaws; Filing With County Clerk
§ 51.012 Membership
§ 51.013 Voting
§ 51.014 Membership Certificates
§ 51.015 Notes as Subscription Contracts
§ 51.016 Liability of Members
§ 51.017 Withdrawal
§ 51.018 Suspension; Expulsion
§ 51.019 Contributors
§ 51.020 Forms
§ 51.021 Restriction On Use of Public Money for Incorporation
§ 51.022 Name
§ 51.023 Fees
§ 51.024 Report
§ 51.025 Exemption From Franchise Tax

Terms Used In Texas Agriculture Code Chapter 51 - Farmers' Cooperative Societies

  • Affidavit: means a statement in writing of a fact or facts signed by the party making it, sworn to before an officer authorized to administer oaths, and officially certified to by the officer under his seal of office. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Commission: means the Railroad Commission of Texas. See Texas Natural Resources Code 85.001
  • common source of supply: means a common reservoir. See Texas Natural Resources Code 85.001
  • Comptroller: means the state comptroller of public accounts. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Livestock: means cattle, horses, mules, asses, sheep, goats, llamas, alpacas, exotic livestock, including elk and elk hybrids, and hogs, unless otherwise defined. See Texas Agriculture Code 1.003
  • Oil: means crude petroleum oil, crude petroleum, and crude oil, and "gas" means natural gas. See Texas Natural Resources Code 85.001
  • Pool: means an underground reservoir containing a connected accumulation of crude petroleum oil, or natural gas, or both. See Texas Natural Resources Code 85.001
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • sworn: includes affirm or affirmed. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Temporary restraining order: Prohibits a person from an action that is likely to cause irreparable harm. This differs from an injunction in that it may be granted immediately, without notice to the opposing party, and without a hearing. It is intended to last only until a hearing can be held.