§ 130.001 Definition
§ 130.002 Covenant or Promise Void and Unenforceable
§ 130.0021 Architect’s or Engineer’s Standard of Care
§ 130.003 Insurance Contract; Workers’ Compensation
§ 130.004 Owner of Interest in Real Property
§ 130.005 Application of Chapter

Terms Used In Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code Chapter 130 - Liability Provisions in Certain Construction Contracts

  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Joint committee: Committees including membership from both houses of teh legislature. Joint committees are usually established with narrow jurisdictions and normally lack authority to report legislation.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Year: means 12 consecutive months. See Texas Government Code 311.005