Tex. Gov't Code Section 43.003
Failure to Attend Court


If a district attorney fails to attend any term of the district court of a county in the district, the district clerk shall certify that failure to the comptroller of public accounts. Unless a satisfactory reason for the failure is shown to the comptroller, the district attorney may not receive salary for the time the district attorney failed to attend.


Subsection (a) does not apply to a district attorney who complies with Section 41.015 (Call to Active Duty Not Vacancy or Absence).
Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 480, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1985.
Amended by:
Acts 2011, 82nd Leg., R.S., Ch. 425 (S.B. 910), Sec. 2, eff. June 17, 2011.

Source: Section 43.003 — Failure to Attend Court, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.­43.­htm#43.­003 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 43.003’s source at texas​.gov