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Rule 448. Appellant To Recover Costs


In any cause reversed by the Court of Civil Appeals, the appellant shall be entitled to an execution against the appellee for costs occasioned by such appeal, including costs for the transcript, said costs to be taxed by the clerk of the said court. Provided that nothing herein shall be construed to affect the present law with reference to the accrual and taxing of costs in tax suits. Provided further, that nothing herein shall be construed to limit or impair the power of the Court of Civil Appeals to otherwise tax the costs for good cause.

Source: Art. 1870.

Change: Addition of last sentence.

Oct. 29, 1940, eff. Sept. 1, 1941.


Dec. 5, 1983, eff. April 1, 1984

Repealed by order of April 10, 1986, eff. Sept. 1, 1986.