§ 71.001 Applicability of Definitions
§ 71.002 Court
§ 71.0021 Dating Violence
§ 71.003 Family
§ 71.004 Family Violence
§ 71.005 Household
§ 71.006 Member of a Household
§ 71.007 Prosecuting Attorney

Terms Used In Texas Family Code Chapter 71 - Definitions

  • 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.
  • Effects: includes all personal property and all interest in that property. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Month: means a calendar month. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Rule: includes regulation. See Texas Government Code 311.005
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Year: means 12 consecutive months. See Texas Government Code 311.005