§ 98.001 Definition
§ 98.002 Liability
§ 98.0025 Shareholder and Member Liability
§ 98.003 Damages
§ 98.004 Cause of Action Cumulative
§ 98.005 Joint and Several Liability
§ 98.006 Liberal Construction and Application
§ 98.007 Confidential Identity in Certain Actions

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Terms Used In Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code Chapter 98 - Liability for Trafficking of Persons

  • Affidavit: means a statement in writing of a fact or facts signed by the party making it, sworn to before an officer authorized to administer oaths, and officially certified to by the officer under his seal of office. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • 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
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • 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.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.