Texas Government Code
Sec. § 2001.081
Rules of Evidence

The rules of evidence as applied in a nonjury civil case in a district court of this state shall apply to a contested case except that evidence inadmissible under those rules may be admitted if the evidence is:


necessary to ascertain facts not reasonably susceptible of proof under those rules;


not precluded by statute; and


of a type on which a reasonably prudent person commonly relies in the conduct of the person’s affairs.
Added by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 268, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.
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