Chapter 10. Sanctions For Frivolous Pleadings And Motions
Civil Practice And Remedies Code Sections 10.001–10.006


§ 10.001

The signing of a pleading or motion as required by the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure constitutes a certificate by the signatory that to the...

§ 10.002

(a) A party may make a motion for sanctions, describing the specific conduct violating Section 10.001.(b) The court on its own initiative may...

§ 10.003

The court shall provide a party who is the subject of a motion for sanctions under Section 10.002 notice of the allegations and a reasonable...

§ 10.004

(a) A court that determines that a person has signed a pleading or motion in violation of Section 10.001 may impose a sanction on the person, a...

§ 10.005

A court shall describe in an order imposing a sanction under this chapter the conduct the court has determined violated Section 10.001 and explain...

§ 10.006

Notwithstanding Section 22.004, Government Code, the supreme court may not amend or adopt rules in conflict with this chapter.Added by Acts 1995,...

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