Tex. Gov't Code Section 25.0002
Definitions


In this chapter:

(1)

“Criminal law cases and proceedings” includes cases and proceedings for allegations of conduct punishable in part by confinement in the county jail not to exceed one year.

(2)

“Family law cases and proceedings” includes cases and proceedings under Titles 1, 2, 4, and 5, Family Code.

(3)

“Juvenile law cases and proceedings” includes all cases and proceedings brought under Title 3, Family Code.

(4)

“Mental health cases and proceedings” includes all cases and proceedings brought under Chapter 462 (Treatment of Persons with Chemical Dependencies), Health and Safety Code, or Subtitle C or D, Title 7, Health and Safety Code.
Added by Acts 1987, 70th Leg., ch. 148, Sec. 4.01, eff. Sept. 1, 1987.
Amended by:
Acts 2011, 82nd Leg., 1st C.S., Ch. 3 (H.B. 79), Sec. 4.01, eff. January 1, 2012.

Source: Section 25.0002 — Definitions, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.­25.­htm#25.­0002 (accessed Feb. 24, 2024).

25.0001
Application of Subchapter
25.0002
Definitions
25.0003
Jurisdiction
25.0004
Powers and Duties
25.0005
Judge’s Salary
25.0006
Bond
25.0007
Juries
25.0008
Fees
25.0009
Vacancy
25.0010
Facilities
25.0011
Seal
25.0012
Exchange of Judges in Certain County Courts at Law and County Criminal Courts
25.0014
Qualifications of Judge
25.0015
State Contribution
25.0016
Terms of Court
25.0017
Visiting Judge to Take Oath
25.0018
Record
25.0019
Location of Proceedings Following Certain Disasters
25.0020
Appointment of Counsel in Certain Appeals
25.0021
Jurisdiction
25.0022
Administration of Statutory Probate Courts
25.0023
Compensation of Probate Court Judges
25.0024
Court Coordinators, Administrative Assistants, and Auditors for Statutory Probate Courts
25.0025
Court Investigators
25.0026
Powers and Duties
25.0027
Juries
25.0029
Fees
25.0030
Facilities
25.0031
Seal
25.0032
Location of Proceedings Following Certain Disasters
25.0033
Qualifications of Judge
25.0034
Private Practice of Law
25.0035
Terms of Court
25.0041
Anderson County
25.0042
Anderson County Court at Law Provisions
25.0051
Angelina County
25.0052
Angelina County Court at Law Provisions
25.0061
Aransas County
25.0062
Aransas County Court at Law Provisions
25.0091
Atascosa County
25.0092
Atascosa County Court at Law Provisions
25.0101
Austin County
25.0102
Austin County Court at Law Provisions
25.0131
Bastrop County
25.0132
Bastrop County Court at Law Provisions
25.0151
Bee County
25.0152
Bee County Court at Law Provisions
25.00161
Private Practice of Law
25.0161
Bell County
25.0162
Bell County Court at Law Provisions
25.0171
Bexar County
25.0172
Bexar County Court at Law Provisions
25.0173
Bexar County Probate Courts
25.0201
Bosque County
25.0202
Bosque County Court at Law Provisions
25.00211
State Contribution
25.0211
Bowie County
25.00212
Excess Contributions
25.0212
Bowie County Court at Law Provisions
25.00213
Contributions Fund
25.00221
Visiting Judge to Take Oath
25.0221
Brazoria County
25.00222
Transfer of Cases
25.0222
Brazoria Statutory County Court Provisions
25.0231
Brazos County
25.00231
Bond
25.0232
Brazos County Court at Law Provisions
25.00251
Public Probate Administrator
25.00255
Recusal or Disqualification of Judge
25.00256
Tertiary Recusal Motion Against Judge
25.0271
Brown County
25.0272
Brown County Court at Law Provisions
25.0291
Burnet County
25.0292
Burnet County Court at Law Provisions
25.0301
Caldwell County
25.0302
Caldwell County Court at Law Provisions
25.0311
Calhoun County
25.0312
Calhoun County Court at Law Provisions
25.0331
Cameron County
25.0332
Cameron County Court at Law Provisions
25.0333
Cameron County Probate Court Provisions
25.0361
Cass County
25.0362
Cass County Court at Law Provisions
25.0381
Chambers County
25.0382
Chambers County Court at Law Provisions
25.0391
Cherokee County
25.0392
Cherokee County Court at Law Provisions
25.0451
Collin County
25.0452
Collin County Court at Law Provisions
25.0453
Collin County Statutory Probate Court Provisions
25.0481
Comal County
25.0482
Comal County Court at Law Provisions
25.0511
Cooke County
25.0512
Cooke County Court at Law Provisions
25.0521
Coryell County
25.0522
Coryell County Court at Law Provisions
25.0591
Dallas County
25.0592
Dallas County Court at Law Provisions
25.0593
Dallas County Criminal Court Provisions
25.0594
Dallas County Criminal Court of Appeals Provisions
25.0595
Dallas County Probate Courts
25.0631
Denton County
25.0632
Denton County Statutory Court and Statutory Probate Court Provisions
25.0633
Denton County Court at Law Provisions
25.0634
Denton County Criminal Court Provisions
25.0635
Denton County Statutory Probate Court Provisions
25.0701
Ector County
25.0702
Ector County Court at Law
25.0721
Ellis County
25.0722
Ellis County Court at Law Provisions
25.0731
El Paso County
25.0732
El Paso County Court at Law Provisions
25.0733
El Paso County Probate Court Provisions
25.0741
Erath County
25.0742
Erath County Court at Law Provisions
25.0761
Fannin County
25.0762
Fannin County Court at Law Provisions
25.0811
Fort Bend County
25.0812
Fort Bend County Court at Law Provisions
25.0861
Galveston County
25.0862
Galveston County Statutory Court Provisions
25.0881
Gillespie County
25.0882
Gillespie County Court at Law Provisions
25.0931
Grayson County
25.0932
Grayson County Court at Law Provisions
25.0941
Gregg County
25.0942
Gregg County Court at Law Provisions
25.0951
Grimes County
25.0952
Grimes County Court at Law Provisions
25.0961
Guadalupe County
25.0962
Guadalupe County Court at Law Provisions
25.1031
Harris County
25.1032
Harris County Civil Court at Law Provisions
25.1033
Harris County Criminal Court at Law Provisions
25.1034
Harris County Probate Court Provisions
25.1041
Harrison County
25.1042
Harrison County Court at Law Provisions
25.1071
Hays County
25.1072
Hays County at Law Provisions
25.1091
Henderson County
25.1092
Henderson County Court at Law Provisions
25.1101
Hidalgo County
25.1102
Hidalgo County Court at Law Provisions
25.1111
Hill County
25.1112
Hill County Court at Law Provisions
25.1131
Hood County
25.1132
Hood County Court at Law Provisions
25.1141
Hopkins County
25.1142
Hopkins County Court at Law Provisions
25.1151
Houston County
25.1152
Houston County Court at Law Provisions
25.1181
Hunt County
25.1182
Hunt County Court at Law Provisions
25.1251
Jefferson County
25.1252
Jefferson County Court at Law Provisions
25.1271
Jim Wells County
25.1272
Jim Wells County Court at Law Provisions
25.1281
Johnson County
25.1282
Johnson County Court at Law Provisions
25.1311
Kaufman County
25.1312
Kaufman County Court at Law Provisions
25.1351
Kerr County
25.1352
Kerr County Court at Law Provisions
25.1391
Kleberg County
25.1392
Kleberg County Court at Law Provisions
25.1411
Lamar County
25.1412
Lamar County Court at Law Provisions
25.1481
Liberty County
25.1482
Liberty County Court at Law Provisions
25.1541
Lubbock County
25.1542
Lubbock County Court at Law Provisions
25.1571
Mclennan County
25.1572
Mclennan County Court at Law Provisions
25.1651
Medina County
25.1652
Medina County Court at Law Provisions
25.1671
Midland County
25.1672
Midland County Court at Law Provisions
25.1721
Montgomery County
25.1722
Montgomery County Court at Law Provisions
25.1723
Montgomery County Probate Court Provisions
25.1731
Moore County
25.1732
Moore County Court at Law Provisions
25.1761
Nacogdoches County
25.1762
Nacogdoches County Court at Law Provisions
25.1771
Navarro County
25.1772
Navarro County Court at Law Provisions
25.1801
Nueces County
25.1802
Nueces County Court at Law Provisions
25.1831
Orange County
25.1832
Orange County Court at Law Provisions
25.1851
Panola County
25.1852
Panola County Court at Law Provisions
25.1861
Parker County
25.1862
Parker County Court at Law Provisions
25.1863
Probate Jurisdiction: Contested Cases
25.1891
Polk County
25.1892
Polk County Court at Law Provisions
25.1901
Potter County
25.1902
Potter County Court at Law Provisions
25.1931
Randall County
25.1932
Randall County Court at Law Provisions
25.1971
Reeves County
25.1972
Reeves County Court at Law Provisions
25.2011
Rockwall County
25.2012
Rockwall County Court at Law Provisions
25.2031
Rusk County
25.2032
Rusk County Court at Law Provisions
25.2071
San Patricio County
25.2072
San Patricio County Court at Law Provisions
25.2141
Smith County
25.2142
Smith County Court at Law Provisions
25.2161
Starr County
25.2162
Starr County Court at Law Provisions
25.002201
Assignment of Judge on Recusal or Disqualification
25.2221
Tarrant County
25.2222
Tarrant County Court at Law Provisions
25.2223
Tarrant County Criminal Court Provisions
25.2224
Tarrant County Probate Court Provisions
25.2231
Taylor County
25.2232
Taylor County Court at Law Provisions
25.2281
Tom Green County
25.2282
Tom Green County Court at Law Provisions
25.2291
Travis County
25.2292
Travis County Court at Law Provisions
25.2293
Travis County Probate Court Provisions
25.2351
Val Verde County
25.2352
Val Verde County Court at Law Provisions
25.2361
Van Zandt County
25.2362
Van Zandt County Court at Law Provisions
25.2371
Victoria County
25.2372
Victoria County Court at Law Provisions
25.2381
Walker County
25.2382
Walker County Court at Law Provisions
25.2391
Waller County
25.2392
Waller County Court at Law Provisions
25.2411
Washington County
25.2412
Washington County Court at Law Provisions
25.2421
Webb County
25.2422
Webb County Court at Law Provisions
25.2451
Wichita County
25.2452
Wichita County Court at Law Provisions
25.2461
Wilbarger County
25.2462
Wilbarger County Court at Law Provisions
25.2481
Williamson County
25.2482
Williamson County Court at Law Provisions
25.2491
Wilson County
25.2511
Wise County
25.2512
Wise County Court at Law Provisions
25.2601
Application of Subchapter
25.2602
Judge
25.2603
Vacancy
25.2604
Personnel
25.2605
Seal
25.2606
General Law
25.2607
Designation of Administrative County for Multicounty Statutory County Courts
25.2651
Application of Subchapter
25.2652
Judge
25.2653
Vacancy
25.2654
Personnel
25.2655
Seal
25.2656
General Law

Accessed:
Feb. 24, 2024

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