Search Harris County    
   
Information for:Defendants  |   for Plaintiffs   |   for Attorneys  |   for Jurors  |   for Crime Victims  |   for Educators  



   

Failure to Attend School

Persons Required to Attend School

Exemptions from Compulsory Attendance

Failure to Attend School as a Criminal Offense

Excused Absences

Criminal Jurisdiction

Responding to Criminal Complaints

New Trial and Appeal

Failure to Appear in Court as Required

Failure to Pay the Fine or to Comply with the Additional Orders Imposed in the Judgment

Methods of Paying the Fine and Court Costs

Legal Forms for Failure to Attend School Cases

 



General Information

This information is furnished to you to provide basic information relative to the law governing procedures for Failure to Attend School and Parent Contributing to Failure to Attend School cases in the Harris County Justice Courts.

The Harris County Justices of the Peace and the Clerks of the Harris County Justice Courts are not allowed to give legal advice. You are urged to review the applicable laws and to consult an attorney of your choice for further information or answers to specific legal questions.

You have the right to a trial by a jury and to be represented by an attorney of your choice, or to represent yourself.

Disclaimer: The law is constantly changing and there may be times when the information on this web site will not be current. This information is provided for general informational purposes only and is not intended as legal advice. This information is not a comprehensive treatment of the subject and is not a substitute for advice from an attorney.