Sections
Chapter 130 Junior College Districts 130.001 – 130.312
Chapter 131 Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf 131.001 – 131.006
Chapter 132 Career Schools and Colleges 132.001 – 132.306
Chapter 133 Apprenticeship System of Adult Career and Technology Education 133.001 – 133.009
Chapter 134 Jobs and Education for Texans (Jet) Grant Program 134.001 – 134.008
Chapter 135 Texas State Technical College System 135.01 – 135.106
Chapter 136 Texas Innovative Adult Career Education Grant Program 136.001 – 136.007

Terms Used In Texas Education Code > Title 3 > Subtitle G

  • City secretary: includes a city clerk or, in a city that has no city secretary or clerk, the city officer who performs the duties of a city secretary. See Texas Election Code 171.028
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of agriculture. See Texas Education Code 66.82
  • Court: means and includes:
    (1) a county court in the exercise of its probate jurisdiction;
    (2) a court created by statute and authorized to exercise original probate jurisdiction; and
    (3) a district court exercising original probate jurisdiction in a contested matter. See Texas Estates Code 113.1541
  • Department: means the Department of Agriculture. See Texas Education Code 66.82
  • District office: means an office of the federal or state government that is not voted on statewide. See Texas Election Code 171.028
  • Effects: includes all personal property and all interest in that property. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Estate: means a decedent's property, as that property:
    (1) exists originally and as the property changes in form by sale, reinvestment, or otherwise;
    (2) is augmented by any accretions and other additions to the property, including any property to be distributed to the decedent's representative by the trustee of a trust that terminates on the decedent's death, and substitutions for the property; and
    (3) is diminished by any decreases in or distributions from the property. See
  • Final canvass: means the canvass from which the official result of an election is determined. See Texas Election Code 171.028
  • General election for state and county officers: means the general election at which officers of the federal, state, and county governments are elected. See Texas Election Code 171.028
  • Gubernatorial general election: means the general election held every four years to elect a governor for a full term. See Texas Election Code 171.028
  • Independent candidate: means a candidate in a nonpartisan election or a candidate in a partisan election who is not the nominee of a political party. See Texas Election Code 171.028
  • Local canvass: means the canvass of the precinct election returns. See Texas Election Code 171.028
  • Next of kin: includes :
    (1) an adopted child or the adopted child's descendants; and
    (2) the adoptive parent of the adopted child. See Texas Estates Code 113.252
  • Oath: includes affirmation. See Texas Government Code 311.005
  • Person: includes a natural person and a corporation. See Texas Estates Code 113.253
  • personal representative: include :
    (1) an executor and independent executor;
    (2) an administrator, independent administrator, and temporary administrator; and
    (3) a successor to an executor or administrator listed in Subdivision (1) or (2). See Texas Estates Code 114.004
  • Primary election: means an election held by a political party under Chapter Texas Election Code 171.028
  • Real property: includes estates and interests in land, whether corporeal or incorporeal or legal or equitable. See Texas Estates Code 114.003
  • Registered voter: means a person registered to vote in this state whose registration is effective. See Texas Election Code 171.028
  • Special election: means an election that is not a general election or a primary election. See Texas Election Code 171.028
  • Statutory probate court: means a court created by statute and designated as a statutory probate court under Chapter Texas Estates Code 113.1541
  • Straight-party vote: means a vote by a single mark, punch, or other action by the voter for all the nominees of one political party and for no other candidates. See Texas Election Code 171.028
  • Swear: includes affirm. See Texas Government Code 311.005
  • sworn: includes affirm or affirmed. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Uniform election date: means an election date prescribed by Section Texas Election Code 171.028
  • Voting year: means the 12-month period beginning January 1 of each year. See Texas Election Code 171.028
  • Ward: means a person for whom a guardian has been appointed. See Texas Estates Code 114.006
  • Week: means seven consecutive days. See Texas Government Code 311.005