§ 115.001 Committee; Mission
§ 115.002 Composition
§ 115.0021 Conflict of Interest
§ 115.0022 Training for Committee Members
§ 115.0023 Grounds for Removal
§ 115.003 Reimbursement
§ 115.004 Officers; Meetings; Quorum
§ 115.0041 Division of Responsibility
§ 115.0042 Public Hearings
§ 115.005 Sunset Provision
§ 115.006 Staff; Funding
§ 115.0061 Standards of Conduct
§ 115.007 Rules and Subcommittees
§ 115.008 Gifts, Grants, and Donations
§ 115.009 Functions
§ 115.010 Governmental Cooperation
§ 115.011 Complaints

Terms Used In Texas Human Resources Code Chapter 115

  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • 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 22.004
  • 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 22.005
  • 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 22.007
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • 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 22.015
  • Person: includes a natural person and a corporation. See Texas Estates Code 22.027
  • Real property: includes estates and interests in land, whether corporeal or incorporeal or legal or equitable. See Texas Estates Code 22.030
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.