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Texas Vernon’s Civil Statutes Chapter 11 – Cotton

§ 165-4 Cotton Research Award Fund

Terms Used In Texas Vernon's Civil Statutes Chapter 11

  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.

Texas Vernon’s Civil Statutes Chapter 11 – County Schools

§ 2676a Election of County Board of School Trustees in Counties of 100,000 to 200,000
§ 2676b Election of County-Wide District Trustees in Counties of 5,150 to 5,175
§ 2676c Election of County School Trustees in Counties of 2,000,000 or More
§ 2685a Expenses of Administering Scholastic Affairs in Certain Counties
§ 2685b Counties of 5,100 to 5,200; Expenses of Administering Scholastic Affairs
§ 2685b-1 Counties of 5,950 to 6,050; Expenses of Administering Scholastic Affairs
§ 2687b Meetings in Counties of 130,000 to 133,000 Population
§ 2687c Meetings in Counties of 48,800 to 50,400; Compensation
§ 2687d Meetings of Trustees in Certain Counties; Compensation
§ 2688b Appointment of County Superintendent in Counties of Over 350,000
§ 2688d Certain Counties of Not More Than 4 School Districts; Office Abolished; County Judge to Perform Duties
§ 2688g Counties of 600,000 With 4 or More School Districts; Election; Abolition of Office; Transfer of Duties
§ 2688h Counties of 190,000 to 205,000; County Superintendent and Board of Trustees; Abolition of Offices; Transfer of Duties; Assistants to County Judge
§ 2688i-1 County Superintendents, Ex Officio County Superintendents and County Boards of Education; Abolition of Offices in Certain Counties; Transfer of Duties
§ 2688k Counties of 16,000 or More; Ex Officio School Superintendent and County Board of Education; Abolition of Offices; Transfer of Duties
§ 2688n Counties of 25,750 to 28,000; County Superintendents; Abolition of Office; Transfer of Duties
§ 2700b Superintendent’S Salary and Office Expenses in Certain Counties
§ 2700c Superintendent’S Salary and Office Expenses in Counties of 12,100 to 12,190 Population
§ 2700d Superintendent’S Salary and Expenses in Counties of 100,000 to 150,000 Population
§ 2700d-2 Superintendent’S Salary in Counties Having a Population of 4,660 and Not More Than 4,700
§ 2700d-4 Superintendent’S Salary in Counties of 2865 and Not More Than 2870, Etc
§ 2700d-5 Superintendent’S Expenditures in Certain Counties
§ 2700d-6 County Superintendent’S Salary and Traveling Expenses
§ 2700d-7 County Superintendent’S Office and Travelling Expenses in Counties of Enumerated Population
§ 2700d-8 Office and Traveling Expenses of Superintendent and Assistants
§ 2700d-9 County Superintendent’S Office and Traveling Expenses in Counties of 13,125 to 13,145
§ 2700d-10 Office and Traveling Expenses in Counties of 30,708 to 30,750
§ 2700d-11 Office and Traveling Expenses in Counties of 49,000 to 49,025
§ 2700d-12 Office and Traveling Expenses in Counties of 29,400 to 29,450 and Other Counties
§ 2700d-13 Office and Traveling Expenses in Counties of 32,400 to 32,500
§ 2700d-14 Office and Traveling Expenses in Counties of 27,441 to 27,450 and Other Counties
§ 2700d-15 Office and Traveling Expenses in Counties of 10,050 to 10,075 and Certain Other Counties
§ 2700d-16 Office and Traveling Expenses of County Superintendents and Assistants in Counties of Enumerated Population
§ 2700d-17 Salary and Expenses of Superintendents in Counties of Enumerated Population
§ 2700d-18 Salary and Expenses of Superintendents in Counties of Enumerated Population
§ 2700d-19 County Superintendent–Expenses
§ 2700d-20 Superintendent’S Salary in Counties of 15,760 to 15,790
§ 2700d-21 Traveling Expenses of Superintendents in Counties of 15,725 to 15,775 Population
§ 2700d-22 Salary and Expenses of Superintendents in Counties of Enumerated Population
§ 2700d-23 Expenses of Superintendent and Trustees in Administration of Scholastic Affairs in Certain Counties
§ 2700d-24 Traveling and Other Expenses of Superintendent in Counties of 19,890 to 19,905 Population
§ 2700d-25 Superintendent’S Salary in Counties of 18,760 to 18,960 Population
§ 2700d-26 Superintendent’S Salary in Counties of 29,750 to 30,025 Population; Reports
§ 2700d-27 Superintendent’S Salaries in Counties Having Population of 22,100 to 22,500; 41,050 to 42,100; 22,600 to 22,800; 14,550 to 14,800; 11,021 to 11,050; Reports
§ 2700d-28 Salary and Expenses of Superintendents in Counties of 197,000 to 198,000 and 32,400 to 32,800 Population; Proration of Allowance; Reports
§ 2700d-29 Travelling Expenses of Superintendents in Counties of 22,500 to 22,600 Population
§ 2700d-30 Superintendent’S Salary in Counties of 14,535 to 14,555 Population
§ 2700d-31 Travelling and Office Expenses of Superintendents in Counties of 13,400 to 13,500 and 5,180 to 5,190 Population
§ 2700d-32 Salary of Superintendent in Counties of 23,880 to 23,890 and 6,000 to 6,010 Population
§ 2700d-33 Salary of Superintendent in Counties of 43,125 to 43,200 Population
§ 2700d-34 Salary in Counties of 20,790 to 20,825
§ 2700d-35 Salary and Office and Traveling Expenses in Counties of 10,360 to 10,380 and Counties of 10,399 to 10,499
§ 2700d-36 Office and Traveling Expenses in Counties of 24,578 to 24,580 and Counties of 64,400 to 64,500
§ 2700d-37 County Superintendent–Salary and Expenses–Compensation of School Trustees–Counties of 13,450 to 13,600 and 19,950 to 20,100 Population
§ 2700d-38 Salaries in Counties of 34,600 to 34,700 and Counties of 13,800 to 13,900
§ 2700d-39 Salaries in Counties of 77,000 to 77,600; 51,770 to 51,800; 12,190 to 12,200; 13,400 to 13,500; 27,500 to 27,600
§ 2700d-40 County Superintendent–Salaries–Counties of 23,620 to 23,800 and 12,460 to 12,780 Population
§ 2700d-41 Office and Traveling Expenses of County Superintendent or Ex Officio County Superintendent in Counties of 8,200 to 8,500
§ 2700d-42 Traveling Expenses of Ex Officio County Superintendent or Assistant in Counties of 9,070 to 9,200
§ 2700d-43 Salary and Office and Traveling Expenses of County Superintendent in Certain Counties
§ 2700d-44 Automobiles for Use of County Superintendents in Counties of 500,000 or More
§ 2700e Salaries of Assistants in Counties of 13,700 to 13,800; 29,000 to 30,000 and 46,000 to 47,000
§ 2701a Rural Supervisor, Duties, Salary, Etc
§ 2701b Rural Supervisor in Certain Counties
§ 2701c Rural School Supervisor in Lieu of Teachers’ Institute
§ 2701d Rural Supervisor and Salary in Counties Having Population of 1,100 to 41,500
§ 2701d-1 Rural Supervisor and Salary in Counties Having Population of 30,000 to 30,500
§ 2701d-2 Supervisor and Salary in Counties Having Population of 28,000 to 28,327
§ 2701d-2a Rural School Supervisors
§ 2701d-4 Supervisor, Salary and Duties in Counties Having Population of 49,100 to 51,500
§ 2701d-5 Rural School Supervisors in Van Zandt and Other Counties
§ 2701e-1 Rural School Music Supervisor in Counties of 16,670 to 17,060 and 9,300 to 9,405 Population

Terms Used In Texas Vernon's Civil Statutes Chapter 11

  • Adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.
  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Chambers: A judge's office.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Department of Public Safety: means the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. See Texas Transportation Code 1.004
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Effects: includes all personal property and all interest in that property. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Fee simple: Absolute title to property with no limitations or restrictions regarding the person who may inherit it.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • Intangible property: Property that has no intrinsic value, but is merely the evidence of value such as stock certificates, bonds, and promissory notes.
  • Intestate: Dying without leaving a will.
  • Joint meeting: An occasion, often ceremonial, when the House and Senate each adopt a unanimous consent agreement
  • 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
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • Signature: includes the mark of a person unable to write, and "subscribe" includes the making of such a mark. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Trust account: A general term that covers all types of accounts in a trust department, such as estates, guardianships, and agencies. Source: OCC
  • Week: means seven consecutive days. See Texas Government Code 311.005