Texas Occupations Code Chapter 353 – Contact Lens Prescription Act
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|Subchapter A||General Provisions||353.001 – 353.004|
|Subchapter C||Sale or Delivery of Contact Lenses||353.101 – 353.105|
|Subchapter D||Contact Lens Prescriptions||353.151 – 353.159|
|Subchapter E||Liability and Enforcement||353.201 – 353.207|
Terms Used In Texas Occupations Code Chapter 353 - Contact Lens Prescription Act
- Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
- in writing: includes any representation of words, letters, or figures, whether by writing, printing, or other means. See Texas Government Code 312.011
- Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
- Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
- Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
- 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
- Rule: includes regulation. See Texas Government Code 311.005
- Signature: includes the mark of a person unable to write, and "subscribe" includes the making of such a mark. See Texas Government Code 312.011
- Written: includes any representation of words, letters, symbols, or figures. See Texas Government Code 311.005