The Laws of Texas, 1927 [Volume 25] Page: 45 of 1,111
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GENERAL AND SPECIAL LAWS. 29
SEC. 12. The County Court of Bexar County, Texas, and the
judge thereof, shall have and retain the same jurisdiction,
powers, fees and perquisites of office as conferred on said
county court of Bexar County, or the judge thereof, at and before
the time of the passage and taking effect of this Act; and
this Act shall in nowise affect said county court.
SEC. 13. The County Court at Law No. 1, of Bexar County,
Texas, shall hold six terms of court each year commencing on
the first Monday in January, March, May, July, September and
November, and each term shall continue until the business shall
have been disposed of; and the County Court at Law No. 2, of
Bexar County, Texas, shall hold six terms of court each year,
commencing on the first Monday in February, April, June, August,
October and December, and each term shall continue until
the business shall have been disposed of; provided, no term of
either of said courts shall continue beyond the date fixed for
the commencement of its new term, except upon an order entered
on its minutes during the term extending the term for any
particular causes therein specified.
SEC. 14. Special judges of either said County Court at Law
No. 1 or said County Court at Law No. 2 may be appointed or
elected, and shall be authorized to act as provided by the general
laws relating to county courts, and to the judges thereof;
and every such special judge shall receive the same pay for his
services as is provided by law for county judges in similar
SEC. 15. The county clerk of Bexar County shall be clerk of
both said County Court at Law No. 1 and also said County Court
at Law No. 2. The seal of each of said courts shall be the same
as that provided for county courts, except that the seal of each
of said county courts at law shall contain its name and number
as specified in this Act. The sheriff of Bexar County shall in
person, or by deputy, attend each of said courts when so required
by the judge thereof.
SEC. 16. The term of the County Court at Law No. 1, of
Bexar County, Texas, current at the time of the taking effect
of this Act shall continue until the commencement of the next
following term of said court, in the month as fixed by this Act,
in the year 1927, or until any earlier adjournment thereof. All
process issued out of said court before this Act takes effect,
and not theretofore returnable, or returnable on some special
date, is hereby made returnable to the terms of court as fixed
by this Act. All bonds heretofore executed in said court shall
bind the parties to fulfill the obligation of such bonds at the
terms of court, and to that one of said county courts at law having
jurisdiction of the cause, in conformity with this Act. All
writs and process heretofore issued and returned, as well as all
bonds heretofore taken in said county court of Bexar County
for civil cases, and all judgments, writs and decrees thereof,
shall be as valid and binding, and enforceable, as if no change
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Gammel, Hans Peter Mareus Neilsen. The Laws of Texas, 1927 [Volume 25], book, 1927; Austin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth16125/m1/45/: accessed July 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .