Texas Property Code

Sec. § 301.089
Charge


(a)

A charge issued under Section 301.088 (Reasonable Cause Determination):

(1)

must consist of a short and plain statement of the facts on which the commission finds reasonable cause to believe that a discriminatory housing practice has occurred or is about to occur;

(2)

must be based on the final investigative report; and

(3)

is not limited to the facts or grounds alleged in the complaint.

(b)

Not later than the 20th day after the date the commission issues a charge, the commission shall send a copy of the charge with information about the election under Section 301.093 (Election of Judicial Determination) to:

(1)

each respondent; and

(2)

each aggrieved person on whose behalf the complaint was filed.

(c)

The commission shall include with a charge sent to a respondent a notice of the opportunity for a hearing under Section 301.111 (Administrative Hearing).
Added by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 268, Sec. 40, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.
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