Texas Labor Code - Section 213.036. Abstract Of Judgment; Abstract Of Assessment; Fee; Release
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§ 213.036. ABSTRACT OF JUDGMENT; ABSTRACT OF ASSESSMENT;
FEE; RELEASE. (a) The commission shall pay the fee for filing and
recording an abstract of a judgment or an abstract of an assessment
against an employer for a contribution, a penalty, or interest by
warrant drawn by the comptroller to the county clerk of each county
in which the abstract is recorded.
(b) The amount of the fee paid under Subsection (a) shall be
added to the amount due under the judgment or assessment.
(c) When the liability secured by the lien is paid, the
commission shall mail a release of the lien to the employer. The
employer is responsible for filing the release with the appropriate
county clerk and for paying the county clerk's fee for recording the
Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 269, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1993. Amended
by Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 94, § 8, eff. Sept. 1, 1997.
Last modified: August 11, 2007