§ 7201.001 Definitions
§ 7201.002 Nature of Corporation and District
§ 7201.003 Applicability of Other Law
§ 7201.004 Regulatory Conflicts
§ 7201.005 Initial District Territory

Terms Used In Texas Special District Local Laws Code Chapter 7201 > Subchapter A

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Rule: includes regulation. See Texas Government Code 311.005