Texas local government records law.
Read Online

Texas local government records law.

  • 893 Want to read
  • ·
  • 55 Currently reading

Published by Local Records Division, Texas State Library in Austin, Tex .
Written in English



  • Texas.,
  • Texas


  • Public records -- Law and legislation -- Texas.,
  • Local government -- Texas -- Records and correspondence.

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsTexas State Library. Regional Historical Resource Depositories and Local Records Division.
LC ClassificationsKFT1662.5.P8 T49 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination84 p. ;
Number of Pages84
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1990400M
LC Control Number90623307

Download Texas local government records law.


This is FindLaw's hosted version of Texas Local Government Code. Use this page to navigate to all sections within the Local Government Code. Expand sections by using the arrow icons. Title 1. General Provisions. Title 2. Organization of Municipal Government. Title 3. Organization of County Government. Title 4. Finances. LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE. A person appointed as head of a police department must be eligible for certification by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement at the intermediate level or its equivalent as determined by that commission and must have served as a bona fide law enforcement officer for at least five years. or local law for which. #N#Texas Constitution. #N#Texas Statutes. AGRICULTURE CODE. ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CODE. AUXILIARY WATER LAWS. BUSINESS AND COMMERCE CODE. BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS CODE. CIVIL PRACTICE AND REMEDIES CODE. CODE OF CRIMINAL PROCEDURE. GOVERNMENT CODE. HEALTH AND SAFETY CODE. HUMAN RESOURCES CODE. INSURANCE . Author: Texas.; Texas State al Historical Resource Depositories and Local Records Division. Publisher: Austin, Tex.: Local Records Division, Texas.

Texas has no state property tax. The Comptroller's office does not collect property tax or set tax rates. That's up to local taxing units, which use tax revenue to provide local services including schools, streets and roads, police and fire protection and many others. Texas SmartBuy Membership Program. Make the most of your purchasing dollars by using the State of Texas volume buying power. Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) Program. Tap into Texas-sized business opportunities. TxSmartBuy. Explore the goods and services available for purchase in a simpler, smarter, faster way. Texas Local Government Code provides the full text of the Texas Local Government Code, as well as chapter and section headings, as amended through the most recent sessions of the legislature. Heading analyses and an editorially prepared index speed you to specific provisions. This volume also includes: Disposition and derivation tables preceding the code, which provide a means of tracing. Texas government. These changes are reflected in the Administrative Law Handbook, which is one of the tools my office provides to public officials to help them understand the basic protections and requirements of these laws. While the Handbook is not a substitute for legal advice, it does explain the fundamental principles behind each statute.

**Records for ECTOR COUNTY have moved. Please see the Ector County Clerk's website for records searching** As a registered user you will be able to search the index and view summary information about documents. Most counties require a fee to view the image of a document.   The Texas Residential Property Owners Protection Act is the state law that covers various issues such as board governance, elections and voting, record-keeping and an owner's right to access records, protections regarding third-party collections, required notices, foreclosures for assessment liens, and regulations on leases. The State of Texas has many open government laws to help make the work of the state transparent to the public. The primary open government laws are the Texas Public Information Act and the Texas Open Meeting Act. To learn more, click one of the choices below. According to the Texas Local Government Code, a local government record is: [A]ny document, paper, letter, book, map, photograph, sound or video recording, microfilm, magnetic tape, electronic medium or other information recording medium, regardless of physical form or .