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County Benchbook - Complete Download

Download the entire contents of the Judicial Benchbook in one file. (2021)

County Benchbook - Criminal Procedure

Complete text from chapter on Criminal Procedure in printable form. (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Criminal Procedure - Scripts

Scripts for chapter on Criminal Procedure in printable (PDF) . (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Guardianship Proceedings

Complete text from chapter on Guardianship Proceedings in printable form. (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Guardianship Proceedings - Scripts

Scripts for chapter on Guardianship Proceedings in printable (PDF) . (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Juvenile Proceedings

Complete text from chapter on Juvenile Proceedings in printable form. (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Juvenile Proceedings - Scripts

Scripts for chapter on Juvenile Proceedings in printable (PDF) . (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Mental Health Mental Retardation

Complete text from chapter on Mental Health Mental Retardation in printable form. (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - MHMR - Scripts

Scripts for Mental Health Mental Retardation in printable form. (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Probate Hearings

Complete text from chapter on Probate in printable form. (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Probate Hearings - Scripts

Scripts for chapter on Probate in printable (PDF) . (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Civil Proceedings

Complete text from chapter on Civil Proceedings in printable form. (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Civil Scripts

Civil scripts (Bench & Jury) (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Clerk of Court

Complete text from chapter on Clerk of Court in printable form. (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Contempt

Complete text from chapter on Contempt in printable form. (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Contempt - Scripts

Scripts for chapter on Contempt in printable (PDF) and editable (DOC) form. (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Evidence Proceedings

Complete text from chapter on Evidence in printable form. (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Family Protective Orders

Complete text from chapter on Family Protective Orders in printable form. (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Judicial Ethics

Complete text from chapter on Ethics in printable form. (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Mandamus

Complete text from chapter on Mandamus in printable form. (Updated for 2021)

County Benchbook - Parental Consent and Notification

Complete text from chapter on Parental Notification in printable form. (Updated for 2021)

  


Judicial Education Center

The Texas Association of Counties County Judges Education Advisory Committee has provided basic support services for producing judicial education programs for constitutional county judges and court personnel since 1984.

The goal of the Texas Association of Counties County Judges Education Advisory Committee is to develop a progressive judicial education curriculum for constitutional county judges and court personnel designed for the unique needs of new judges, experienced judges, court personnel and county judges with limited judicial responsibilities.

The County Judges Benchbook is provided here as an informational research tool only and is NOT a substitute for legal counsel. If you have any questions please contact TAC for assistance.

Judicial Staff:

Hon. Stephanie Moreno,
Judicial Program Manager,
(StephanieM@county.org)

Hon. Tramer Woytek,
Judicial Resource Liaison,
(TramerW@county.org)

Michele Mund,
Education & Event Services Manager,
(MicheleM@county.org)

Ashley Royer,
Project Manager,
(AshleyR@county.org)

Regan Fruge,
Judicial Project Coordinator,
(ReganF@county.org)

Helpful Numbers

Judicial hotline:
(844) CoJudge or (844) 265-8343

TAC toll free in Texas:
(800) 456-5974
(512) 478-8753

Email:
judicialhotline@county.org