Texas Family Code
Compensation of Associate Judge
An associate judge appointed under this subchapter is entitled to a salary in the amount equal to 90 percent of the state base salary paid to a district judge as set by the General Appropriations Act in accordance with Section 659.012 (Judicial Salaries)(a), Government Code.
The associate judge’s salary shall be paid from county funds available for payment of officers’ salaries subject to the approval of the commissioners court or from funds available from the state and federal governments as provided by this subchapter.Added by Acts 1999, 76th Leg., ch. 1302, Sec. 12, eff. Sept. 1, 1999. Amended by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 1258, Sec. 20, eff. Sept. 1, 2003.Amended by:Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1121 (H.B. 2384), Sec. 2, eff. September 1, 2019.