§ 114.001 Short Title
§ 114.002 Definitions
§ 114.003 Applicability
§ 114.004 Nonexclusivity
§ 114.005 Uniformity of Application and Construction
§ 114.006 Relation to Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act

Terms Used In Texas Estates Code Chapter 114 > Subchapter A

  • 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
  • Independent executor: means the personal representative of an estate under independent administration as provided by Chapter Texas Estates Code 113.205
  • Person: includes corporation, organization, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, association, and any other legal entity. See Texas Government Code 311.005
  • Person: includes a natural person and a corporation. See Texas Estates Code 113.253
  • Population: means the population shown by the most recent federal decennial census. See Texas Government Code 311.005
  • Property: means real and personal property. See Texas Government Code 311.005
  • Real property: includes estates and interests in land, whether corporeal or incorporeal or legal or equitable. See Texas Estates Code 114.003
  • Rule: includes regulation. See Texas Government Code 311.005
  • United States: includes a department, bureau, or other agency of the United States of America. See Texas Government Code 311.005
  • Written: includes any representation of words, letters, symbols, or figures. See Texas Government Code 311.005
  • Year: means 12 consecutive months. See Texas Government Code 311.005