§ 54.01 Detention Hearing
§ 54.011 Detention Hearings for Status Offenders and Nonoffenders; Penalty
§ 54.012 Interactive Video Recording of Detention Hearing
§ 54.02 Waiver of Jurisdiction and Discretionary Transfer to Criminal Court
§ 54.03 Adjudication Hearing
§ 54.031 Hearsay Statement of Certain Abuse Victims
§ 54.032 Deferral of Adjudication and Dismissal of Certain Cases On Completion of Teen Court Program
§ 54.0325 Deferral of Adjudication and Dismissal of Certain Cases On Completion of Teen Dating Violence Court Program
§ 54.0326 Deferral of Adjudication and Dismissal of Certain Cases On Completion of Trafficked Persons Program
§ 54.033 Sexually Transmitted Disease, Aids, and HIV Testing
§ 54.034 Limited Right to Appeal: Warning
§ 54.04 Disposition Hearing
§ 54.0401 Community-Based Programs
§ 54.04011 Commitment to Post-Adjudication Secure Correctional Facility
§ 54.04012 Trafficked Persons Program
§ 54.04013 Special Commitment to Texas Juvenile Justice Department
§ 54.0404 Electronic Transmission of Certain Visual Material Depicting Minor: Educational Programs
§ 54.0405 Child Placed On Probation for Conduct Constituting Sexual Offense
§ 54.0406 Child Placed On Probation for Conduct Involving a Handgun
§ 54.0407 Cruelty to Animals: Counseling Required
§ 54.0408 Referral of Child Exiting Probation to Mental Health or Mental Retardation Authority
§ 54.0409 DNA Sample Required On Certain Felony Adjudications
§ 54.041 Orders Affecting Parents and Others
§ 54.0411 Juvenile Probation Diversion Fund
§ 54.042 License Suspension
§ 54.043 Monitoring School Attendance
§ 54.044 Community Service
§ 54.045 Admission of Unadjudicated Conduct
§ 54.046 Conditions of Probation for Damaging Property With Graffiti
§ 54.0461 Payment of Juvenile Delinquency Prevention Fees
§ 54.0462 Payment of Fees for Offenses Requiring DNA Testing
§ 54.047 Alcohol or Drug Related Offense
§ 54.048 Restitution
§ 54.0481 Restitution for Damaging Property With Graffiti
§ 54.0482 Treatment of Restitution Payments
§ 54.049 Conditions of Probation for Desecrating a Cemetery or Abusing a Corpse
§ 54.0491 Gang-Related Conduct
§ 54.05 Hearing to Modify Disposition
§ 54.051 Transfer of Determinate Sentence Probation to Appropriate District Court
§ 54.052 Credit for Time Spent in Detention Facility for Child With Determinate Sentence
§ 54.06 Judgments for Support
§ 54.061 Payment of Probation Fees
§ 54.07 Enforcement of Order
§ 54.08 Public Access to Court Hearings
§ 54.09 Recording of Proceedings
§ 54.10 Hearings Before Referee
§ 54.11 Release or Transfer Hearing

Terms Used In Texas Family Code Chapter 54

  • 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
  • Child: includes an adopted child, regardless of whether the adoption occurred through:
    (1) an existing or former statutory procedure; or
    (2) an equitable adoption or acts of estoppel. See Texas Estates Code 113.152
  • Claims: includes :
    (1) liabilities of a decedent that survive the decedent's death, including taxes, regardless of whether the liabilities arise in contract or tort or otherwise;
    (2) funeral expenses;
    (3) the expense of a tombstone;
    (4) expenses of administration;
    (5) estate and inheritance taxes; and
    (6) debts due such estates. See Texas Estates Code 113.153
  • Comptroller: means the state comptroller of public accounts. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • 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
  • Distributee: means a person who is entitled to a part of the estate of a decedent under a lawful will or the statutes of descent and distribution. See Texas Estates Code 113.157
  • Docket: means the probate docket. See Texas Estates Code 113.158
  • 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
  • Heir: means a person who is entitled under the statutes of descent and distribution to a part of the estate of a decedent who dies intestate. See Texas Estates Code 113.203
  • Judge: means the presiding judge of any court having original jurisdiction over probate proceedings, regardless of whether the court is:
    (1) a county court in the exercise of its probate jurisdiction;
    (2) a court created by statute and authorized to exercise probate jurisdiction; or
    (3) a district court exercising probate jurisdiction in a contested matter. See Texas Estates Code 113.207
  • Minor: means a person younger than 18 years of age who:
    (1) has never been married; and
    (2) has not had the disabilities of minority removed for general purposes. See Texas Estates Code 113.210
  • Month: means a calendar month. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • 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
  • Population: means the population shown by the most recent federal decennial census. 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
  • sworn: includes affirm or affirmed. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • United States: includes a department, bureau, or other agency of the United States of America. See Texas Government Code 311.005
  • Ward: means a person for whom a guardian has been appointed. See Texas Estates Code 114.006