Required Documents

Eminent Domain: A publication of the Texas Attorney General's Office to answer the most common questions about eminent domain.

Texas Landowner's Bill of Rights: House Bill 1495 added Section 402.031 to the Texas Government Code, which requires the Attorney General to prepare a written statement that includes a bill of rights for a property owner whose real property may be acquired by eminent domain. The bill further requires entities with the power of eminent domain, such as a school district, to make this statement available on its website.