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Rule 194. Requisites of Commission (1946)


The style of the commission shall be: "The State of Texas." It shall be dated and attested as other process; and be addressed to the several officers set forth in Article 3746 of the Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, as amended, wheresoever the witness may be found, either of whom may execute and return the same within their respective jurisdictions. It shall authorize and require them, or either of them, to summon the witness before him forthwith, and to take his answers under oath to the direct and cross interrogatories, if any, a copy of which shall be attached to such commission, and to return without delay the commission and interrogatories and the answers of the witness thereto to the clerk or justice of the proper court, giving his official title and post-office address.

Amended by order of Oct. 10, 1945,eff. Feb. 1, 1946: The last part of the second sentence commencing "as amended" and ending "jurisdictions," has been added.

Prior Amendments Future Amendments
Oct. 29, 1940, eff. Sept. 1, 1941 March 19, 1957, eff. Sept. 1, 1957
  Repealed by order of July 21,1970, eff. Jan. 1, 1971