Sections
Subchapter A Suit by Governmental Unit 128.001
Subchapter B Civil Actions 128.051 – 128.053

Terms Used In Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code Chapter 128

  • 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
  • Alcoholic beverage: means alcohol, or any beverage containing more than one-half of one percent of alcohol by volume, which is capable of use for beverage purposes, either alone or when diluted. See
  • Barrel: means , as a standard of measure, a quantity of beer equal to 31 standard gallons. See
  • Commission: means the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission. See
  • Comptroller: means the state comptroller of public accounts. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Department: means the Department of Agriculture. See Texas Education Code 66.82
  • Effects: includes all personal property and all interest in that property. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • in writing: includes any representation of words, letters, or figures, whether by writing, printing, or other means. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Justice: when applied to a magistrate, means justice of the peace. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Licensee: means a person who is the holder of a license provided in this code, or any agent, servant, or employee of that person. See
  • Liquor: means any alcoholic beverage containing alcohol in excess of four percent by weight, unless otherwise indicated. See
  • Oath: includes affirmation. See Texas Government Code 311.005
  • Permittee: means a person who is the holder of a permit provided for in this code, or an agent, servant, or employee of that person. See
  • Person: means a natural person or association of natural persons, trustee, receiver, partnership, corporation, organization, or the manager, agent, servant, or employee of any of them. See
  • Premises: has the meaning given it in Section
  • Property: means real and personal property. See Texas Government Code 311.005
  • Signature: includes the mark of a person unable to write, and "subscribe" includes the making of such a mark. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • sworn: includes affirm or affirmed. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Week: means seven consecutive days. See Texas Government Code 311.005