Links

We have provided some links that might assist you in legal research or help provide the information you need to solve your next legal need. The best place to conduct free legal research in the Austin Area is at the State Law Library  (http://www.sll.state.tx.us/) or at the University of Texas, Tarleton Library (http://tarlton.law.utexas.edu/).

 

TRAVIS COUNTY

Travis County- http://www.co.travis.tx.us/default.asp

Travis County Courts- http://www.co.travis.tx.us/courts/default.asp

Travis County Law Library- http://www.co.travis.tx.us/records_communication/law_library/default.asp

Travis County Domestic Relations Office- http://www.co.travis.tx.us/dro/default.asp

Travis County Records. http://deed.co.travis.tx.us/

Travis County Appraisal District- http://www.traviscad.org/

Travis County Sherriff-http://www.tcsheriff.org/index.asp

Travis County Central Health-http://www.centralhealth.net/about_us.html

Warrant Search- http://www.co.travis.tx.us/sheriff/inmate_warrant_search.asp

 

WILLIAMSON & BASTROP COUNTIES

City of Georgetown-http://www.georgetown.org

Georgetown Chamber of Commerce- http://www.georgetownchamber.org

Williamson County- http://www.wilco.org

Williamson County Public Records- https://deed.wilco.org/

Bastrop County- http://www.co.bastrop.tx.us/ips/cms/index.html

 

COURTS – STATE AND LOCAL


Texas Court Structure – http://www.courts.state.tx.us/

Austin Municipal Court – http://www.ci.austin.tx.us/court/

Cedar Park Municipal Court – http://ci.cedar-park.tx.us/municipal_court/court-main.html

Harris County Municipal Courts – http://www.ci.houston.tx.us/departme/courts

Texas Appellate Courts – http://www.courts.state.tx.us/appcourt.asp/

Texas Statutory Probate Courts – http://www.courts.state.tx.us/trial/probate.asp

Texas Supreme Court – http://www.supreme.courts.state.tx.us

Texas Court of Criminal Appeals- http://www.cca.courts.state.tx.us

 

COURTS – FEDERAL 


Directory of Federal and State Courts-http://www.courts.net

Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals – http://www.ca5.uscourts.gov

Texas Northern District US Courts – http://www.txnd.uscourts.gov

Texas Eastern District US Courts – http://www.txed.uscourts.gov

Texas Southern District Court – http://www.txs.uscourts.gov

Texas Western District Court – http://www.txwd.uscourts.gov

 

TEXAS AGENCIES 

Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission-http://www.tabc.state.tx.us

Texas Attorney General-http://www.oag.state.tx.us

Texas Department of Health-http://www.tdh.state.tx.us

Texas Department of Human Services –http://www.dhs.state.tx.us

Texas Department of Insurance-http://www.tdi.state.tx.us

Texas Department of Public Safety- http://www.txdps.state.tx.us

Texas Education Agency-http://www.tea.state.tx.us

Texas Ethics Commission-http://www.ethics.state.tx.us

Texas Government-http://www.texas.gov

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality- http://www.tceq.state.tx.us

Texas Real Estate Commission- http://www.trec.state.tx.us/formsrulespubs/forms/forms-contracts.asp

Texas Secretary of State-http://www.sos.state.tx.us

Texas Water Development Board-http://www.twdb.state.tx.us

Texas Workers Compensation-http://www.twcc.state.tx.us

FEDERAL AGENCIES

Bureau of Census-http://www.census.gov

Bureau of Labor Statistics-http://stats.bls.gov

Centers for Disease Control-http://www.cdc.gov

Consumer Information Center-http://www.pueblo.gsa.gov

Consumer Product Safety Commission-http://www.cpsc.gov

Department of Labor-http://www.dol.gov

Department of Commerce-http://www.doc.gov

Department of Justice – http://www.usdoj.gov

Department of Transportation – http://www.dot.gov

Environmental Protection Agency-http://www.epa.gov

Federal Aviation Administration-http://www.faa.gov

Federal Bureau of Investigations –http://www.fbi.gov

Federal Communications Commission – http://www.fcc.gov

Federal Trade Commission – http://www.ftc.gov

Fish & Wildlife-http://www.fws.gov

Food and Drug Administration – http://www.fda.gov

Government Printing Office-http://www.access.gpo.gov

Immigration and Nationalization Service- http://www.ins.usdoj.gov

Internal Revenue Service-http://www.irs.gov

Library of Congress- http://www.loc.gov

EPA Compliance and Enforcement-http://www.epa.gov/compliance/

National Highway Transportation Safety Administration – http://www.nhtsa.dot.gov

Occupational Safety and Health Administration- http://www.osha.gov

Social Security Administration-http://www.ssa.gov

 

RESEARCH MATERIALS

American Law Sources Online- http://www.lawsource.com

American Bar Association- http://www.abanet.org

Code of Federal Regulations-http://www.gpoaccess.gov/cfr/index.html/

Cornell Law School’s Legal Information-  http://www.law.cornell.edu

Federal Supreme Court Decisions – http://supct.law.cornell.edu/supct/

FindLaw- http://www.findlaw.com

Federal Register- http://www.nara.gov/fedreg/

National Law Journal- http://www.nlj.com

State Bar of Texas- http://www.texasbar.com

Texas Administrative Code – http://www.sos.state.tx.us/texreg/index/shtml

Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code-http://www.capitol.state.tx.us/statutes/cvtoc.html

Texas Constitution-http://tlo2.tlc.state.tx.us/txconst/toc.html

Texas Governor- http://www.governor.state.tx.us

Texas Lawyer – http://www.law.com/jsp/tx/index.jsp

Texas Legislative Reference Libraryhttp://www.lrl.state.tx.us

Texas Register- http://lamb.sos.state.tx.us/texreg/

Texas State Library and Archives Commission http://www.tsl.state.tx.us

Texas Statutes – http://www.capitol.state.tx.us/statutes/statutes.html

Law.com – http://www.law.com

Consumer Protection Agencies

Better Business Bureau- http://www.bbb.com

Complaints about insurance companies, HMO’s, insurance agents or agencies. http://www.tdi.state.tx.us/consumer/complfrm.html

Consumer Credit Commissioner- http://www.occc.state.tx.us/

Consumer World-http://www.consumerworld.org

Electricity Deregulation Information- http://www.powertochoose.org/

Internet Crime Complaint Center- http://www.ic3.gov/

National Foundation of Consumer Credit- http://www.nfcc.org/

National Fraud Information Center- http://www.fraud.org/

National No Call List- http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/microsites/donotcall/index.html

Phone Busters- http://www.phonebusters.com/

Protecting Yourself From Consumer Fraud- http://myfloridalegal.com/pages.nsf/4492d797dc0bd92f85256cb80055fb97/81bf89afaf04dbeb85256cc6006ff6bf!OpenDocument

Texas Lemmon Law – http://www.dot.state.tx.us/services/motor_vehicle/texas_lemon_law/default.htm

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission- http://www.cpsc.gov/

Texas Secretary of State- http://www.sos.state.tx.us/

Texas Attorney General- http://www.oag.state.tx.us/consumer/index.shtml

Child Support

Handbook on Child Support Enforcement-http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cse/pubs/2005/handbook_on_cse.pdf

Child Support in Other States- http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cse/extinf.html

Health Care Financing Administration- http://www.os.dhhs.gov/about/opdivs/hcfa.html

Medical Employer Web Page- https://portal.cs.oag.state.tx.us/wps/portal/Employerhome

Texas Attorney General- http://www.oag.state.tx.us/cs/index.html