Texas Government Code
Issuance of Subpoena
On its own motion or on the written request of a party to a contested case pending before it, a state agency shall issue a subpoena addressed to the sheriff or to a constable to require the attendance of a witness or the production of books, records, papers, or other objects that may be necessary and proper for the purposes of a proceeding if:
good cause is shown; and
an amount is deposited that will reasonably ensure payment of the amounts estimated to accrue under Section 2001.103 (Expenses of Witness or Deponent).Added by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 268, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.