Texas Labor Code

Sec. § 501.050
Notice of Appeal; Notice of Trial Court Judgment; Offense


In each case appealed from the division to a county or district court:


the clerk of the court shall mail to the division:


not later than the 20th day after the date the case is filed, a notice containing the style, number, and date of filing of the case; and


not later than the 20th day after the date the judgment is rendered, a certified copy of the judgment; and


the attorney preparing the judgment shall file the original and a copy of the judgment with the clerk.


An attorney’s failure to comply with Subsection (a)(2) does not excuse the failure of a county or district clerk to comply with Subsection (a)(1)(B).


The clerk is not entitled to a fee for the services.


A county or district clerk who violates this section commits an offense. An offense under this subsection is a misdemeanor punishable by a fine not to exceed $250.
Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 269, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.
Amended by:
Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 265 (H.B. 7), Sec. 3.291, eff. September 1, 2005.

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