Back to Main Page / Back to List of Rules

Rule 781. Proceedings as in Civil Cases (1990)


Every person or corporation who shall be cited as hereinbefore provided shall be entitled to all the rights in the trial and investigation of the matters alleged against him, as in cases of trial in civil cases in this State. Either party may prosecute an appeal or writ of error from any judgment rendered, as in other civil cases, subject, however, to the provisions of Rule42, Texas Rules of Appellate Procedure, and the appellate court shall give preference to such case, and hear and determine the same as early as practicable.

Amended by order of April 24, 1990, eff. Sept. 1, 1990.

Prior Amendments Future Amendments
Oct. 29, 1940, eff. Sept. 1, 1941  
Aug. 18, 1947, eff. Dec. 31, 1947