§ 3001.101 General Powers and Duties
§ 3001.102 Limitation On District Powers
§ 3001.103 Exercise of Powers Outside District
§ 3001.104 Imposition of Ad Valorem Tax Prohibited
§ 3001.105 Rulemaking
§ 3001.106 Executive Director; Employees
§ 3001.107 Economic Development
§ 3001.108 Agricultural Development
§ 3001.109 Sugar Mill or Other Enterprise
§ 3001.110 Designation of Agricultural Projects
§ 3001.111 Agricultural Research
§ 3001.112 Transportation
§ 3001.113 Relationship With Navigation District
§ 3001.114 Acquisition or Disposition of Property
§ 3001.115 Eminent Domain
§ 3001.116 Annexation and Exclusion of Territory
§ 3001.117 Agreements
§ 3001.118 Donations; Grants
§ 3001.119 Hearings
§ 3001.120 Suits
§ 3001.121 Indemnification
§ 3001.122 Official Seal

Terms Used In Texas Special District Local Laws Code Chapter 3001 > Subchapter C - Powers and Duties

  • 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.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Comptroller: means the state comptroller of public accounts. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • in writing: includes any representation of words, letters, or figures, whether by writing, printing, or other means. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • United States: includes a department, bureau, or other agency of the United States of America. See Texas Government Code 311.005
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.
  • Written: includes any representation of words, letters, symbols, or figures. See Texas Government Code 311.005