§ 113.001 Definitions
§ 113.002 Waiver of Immunity to Suit for Claim Regarding Water Supply Contract
§ 113.003 Remedies
§ 113.004 No Waiver of Other Defenses
§ 113.005 No Waiver of Immunity to Suit in Federal Court
§ 113.006 No Waiver of Immunity to Suit for Tort Liability
§ 113.007 No New or Additional Water Rights
§ 113.008 Authority of Regulatory Agencies; Compliance With Regulatory Order
§ 113.009 No Third-Party Beneficiaries

Terms Used In Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code Chapter 113 - Water Supply Contract Claim Against Local District or Authority

  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • Property: means real and personal property. See Texas Government Code 311.005
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Succeeding: means immediately following. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • Year: means 12 consecutive months. See Texas Government Code 311.005