§ 151.001 Required Bill of Sale
§ 151.002 Information in Bill of Sale
§ 151.003 Retention of Bill of Sale
§ 151.004 Notice Concerning Sale or Purchase of Trees or Timber
§ 151.005 Penalty
§ 151.006 Applicability
§ 151.007 Penalties Cumulative
§ 151.008 Civil Liability

Terms Used In Texas Natural Resources Code Chapter 151 > Subchapter A - Bill of Sale for Purchase of Trees and Timber

  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
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  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
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  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
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