Texas Code of Criminal Procedure - Article 35.20. Names Called In Order
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Art. 35.20.    NAMES CALLED IN ORDER. In
selecting the jury from the persons summoned, the names of such
persons shall be called in the order in which they appear upon the
list furnished the defendant. Each juror shall be tried and passed
upon separately. A person who has been summoned, but who is not
present, may, upon his appearance before the jury is completed, be
tried as to his qualifications and impaneled as a juror, unless
challenged, but no cause shall be unreasonably delayed on account
of such absence.
Acts 1965, 59th Leg., p. 317, ch. 722, Sec. 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1966.
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