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Title: Statistical and Other Data on the Texas Judicial System - Annual Report, 1979
Corporate Author: Texas Judicial Council
United States of America

Texas Office of Court Admin
Texas Law Ctr
United States of America
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 697
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Texas Judicial Council
Austin, TX 78711
Texas Office of Court Admin
Austin, TX 78711
Texas Office of the Governor
Austin, TX 78701
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Activities and operations of the Judicial Branch of Texas for the calendar year 1979 are reported by the Texas Judicial Council.
Abstract: The volume incorporates the annual report of the Office of Court Administration as well as reports by other judicial State agencies and is intended to provide meaningful information to citizens, the legislative branch, and the executive branch. A descriptive outline establishes the court structure and court jurisdiction of Texas as of January 1, 1980. The numerous reports of the judicial agencies include contributions by the Texas Court Reporters Committee, the State Law Library, the State Commission on Judicial Conduct, and the Board of Law Examiners. A collection of recent developments, studies, and reports affecting the judicial branch includes legislative changes, court decisions, Attorney General opinions, and annual supplemental compensation charts for judges. Charts provide statistics on court activities on all levels, with special emphasis on district courts, county courts, justice of the peace courts, and municipal courts. The volume also includes directories to courts, judges, clerks, and retired judges.
Index Term(s): Court statistics; Court structure; State judicial councils; Texas
Note: Fifty-First Annual Report of the Texas Judicial Council. Third Annual report of the Texas Office of Court Administration.
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