Texas Business Organizations Code
Sec. § 11.001

In this chapter:


“Claim” means a right to payment, damages, or property, whether liquidated or unliquidated, accrued or contingent, matured or unmatured.


“Event requiring a winding up” or “event requiring winding up” means an event specified by Section 11.051 (Event Requiring Winding up of Domestic Entity).


“Existing claim” with respect to an entity means:


a claim that existed before the entitys termination and is not barred by limitations; or


a contractual obligation incurred after termination.


“Terminated entity” means a domestic entity the existence of which has been:


terminated in a manner authorized or required by this code, unless the entity has been reinstated in the manner provided by this code; or


forfeited pursuant to the Tax Code, unless the forfeiture has been set aside.


“Terminated filing entity” means a terminated entity that is a filing entity.


“Voluntary decision to wind up” means the determination to wind up a domestic entity made by the domestic entity or the owners, members, or governing authority of the domestic entity in the manner specified by:


the title of this code governing the domestic entity; or


if applicable to the domestic entity, Section 11.057 (Supplemental Provisions for Domestic General Partnership)(a) or (b) or 11.058 (Supplemental Provision for Limited Partnership)(a).


“Voluntary winding up” means winding up as a result of a voluntary decision to wind up.


“Winding up” means the process of winding up the business and affairs of a domestic entity as a result of the occurrence of an event requiring winding up.
Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 182, Sec. 1, eff. Jan. 1, 2006.
Amended by:
Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 688 (H.B. 1737), Sec. 60, eff. September 1, 2007.
Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 32 (S.B. 860), Sec. 18, eff. September 1, 2015.
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