§ 171.041 Appointment of Arbitrators
§ 171.042 Majority Action by Arbitrators
§ 171.043 Hearing Conducted by Arbitrators
§ 171.044 Time and Place of Hearing; Notice
§ 171.045 Adjournment or Postponement
§ 171.046 Failure of Party to Appear
§ 171.047 Rights of Party At Hearing
§ 171.048 Representation by Attorney; Fees
§ 171.049 Oath
§ 171.050 Depositions
§ 171.051 Subpoenas
§ 171.052 Witness Fee
§ 171.053 Arbitrators’ Award
§ 171.054 Modification or Correction to Award
§ 171.055 Arbitrator’s Fees and Expenses

Terms Used In Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code Chapter 171 > Subchapter C - Arbitration

  • Adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • in writing: includes any representation of words, letters, or figures, whether by writing, printing, or other means. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.