Texas Rules of Disciplinary Procedure Back to Outline

(Tex. R. Disciplinary P., reprinted in Tex. Govt Code Ann,. tit. 2, subtit. G app. (Vernon Supp. 1995)

XVII MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS 17.01 Enforcement of Judgments

The following judgments have the force of a final judgment of a district court: judgments entered by an Investigatory Panel, final judgments of an Evidentiary Panel and judgments entered by the Board of Disciplinary Appeals. To enforce a judgment, the Commission may apply to a district court in the county of the residence of the Respondent. In enforcing the judgment, the court has available to it all writs and processes, as well as the power of contempt, to enforce the judgment as if the judgment had been the court’s own.

Bluebook Citation

Texas Rules of Disciplinary Procedure. § 17.01, (Texas Center for Legal Ethics, 2023) from https://legalethicstexas.com/resources/rules/texas-rules-of-disciplinary-procedure/enforcement-of-judgments/ (last visited Jan 29, 2023)