|§ 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