Tex. Gov't Code Section 2051.053
Refusal of Newspaper to Publish Notice or Citation


The refusal of a newspaper to publish, without receiving advance payment for making the publication, a notice or citation in a state court proceeding in which the state or a political subdivision of the state is a party and in which the cost of the publication is to be charged as fees or costs of the proceeding is considered an unqualified refusal to publish the notice or citation.


The sworn statement of the newspaper’s publisher or the person offering to insert the notice or citation in the newspaper is subject to record as proof of the refusal.
Added by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 268, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.
Sec. 2051.101. DEFINITIONS.In this subchapter:


“Geospatial data product” means a document, computer file, or Internet website that contains:


geospatial data;


a map; or


information about a service involving geospatial data or a map.


“Governmental entity” has the meaning assigned by Section 2051.041 (Definitions).


“Registered professional land surveyor” has the meaning assigned by Section 1071.002 (Definitions), Occupations Code.
Added by Acts 2011, 82nd Leg., R.S., Ch. 127 (H.B. 1147), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2011.

Source: Section 2051.053 — Refusal of Newspaper to Publish Notice or Citation, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.­2051.­htm#2051.­053.

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