§ 86.001 Definition
§ 86.002 Recovery of Damages for Injury to Convicted Person Prohibited
§ 86.003 Derivative Claims
§ 86.004 Claimant Liable for Court Costs and Fees and Attorney’S Fees
§ 86.005 Certain Traffic Law Violations Excluded
§ 86.006 Convicted Person
§ 86.007 Applicability

Terms Used In Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code Chapter 86

  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Chambers: A judge's office.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.