§ 75.001 Definitions
§ 75.002 Liability Limited
§ 75.0022 Limited Liability of Certain Electric Utilities
§ 75.0025 Limited Liability of Persons Allowing Certain Uses of Land
§ 75.003 Application and Effect of Chapter
§ 75.004 Limitation On Monetary Damages for Private Landowners
§ 75.006 Liability Limited for Actions of Firefighter, Federal Law Enforcement Officer, or Peace Officer
§ 75.007 Trespassers

Terms Used In Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code Chapter 75

  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • 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.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • User fees: Fees charged to users of goods or services provided by the government. In levying or authorizing these fees, the legislature determines whether the revenue should go into the treasury or should be available to the agency providing the goods or services.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.