§ 144.001 Definitions
§ 144.005 Court Records Concerning Order
§ 144.006 Collateral Effects of Order
§ 144.007 Limitation On Certain Lawsuits
§ 144.008 Disclosure of Information Subject to Order; Penalty
§ 144.009 Applicability of Other Law

Terms Used In Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code Chapter 144 - Destruction of Certain Records

  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Effects: includes all personal property and all interest in that property. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • 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.
  • Oath: includes affirmation. See Texas Government Code 311.005
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Written: includes any representation of words, letters, symbols, or figures. See Texas Government Code 311.005