Texas Government Code
Sec. § 2001.093
Discovery From Parties: Copy of Previous Statement


On request, a person, including a person who is not a party, is entitled to obtain a copy of a statement in a party’s possession, custody, or control that the person has previously made about the contested case or its subject matter.


A person whose request under Subsection (a) is refused may move for a state agency order under Section 2001.091 (Discovery From Parties: Orders for Production or Inspection).


In this section, a statement is considered to be previously made if it is:


a written statement signed or otherwise adopted or approved by the person making it; or


a stenographic, mechanical, electrical, or other recording, or a transcription of the recording, which is a substantially verbatim recital of an oral statement by the person making it and that was contemporaneously recorded.
Added by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 268, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.
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