Texas Public Records
|In Texas the Public Information Act includes all public records that have been collected, assembled or maintained by a state government entity. This law pertains to records regardless of their format including paper, tape, video, microfilm and electronic data held in a computer. There are various Texas public records available in the state including court records, criminal records, civil court records, tax lien records, court lien records, UCC records, jail records, incarceration records and more.|
|Texas Public Records Resources|
Largest City: Houston
Population: 20,851,820 (U.S. Census) 2000 American Community Survey
State Website: http://www.Texas.gov
Texas was admitted on December 29, 1845 as the 28th state to be admitted into the US. The state is the second most populous state and is the second largest in the country. The state is the birthplace of President Dwight D. Eisenhower, who was born in Denison on October 14, 1890 and was the 34th President and to Lyndon B. Johnson who was born near Johnson City on August 27, 1908 and served as the 366th President.
Texas Top 10 Most Wanted - Provides photos and names for the Top 10 most wanted fugitives in the state.
Texas State Historical Association - Features The Handbook of Texas Online, publications, events, and news.
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts - Search for corporations online.
U.S. Census Bureau - Provides quick facts and statistics for Texas.
Texas Parks and Wildlife - Offers information on purchasing hunting and fishing licenses online.
Texas Secretary of State - Provides information on elections, voter information, state rules, open meetings, business and public filings.
State of Texas Dept. of Information Resources - Database of the Capitol Complex Telephone System Directory.
Texas Dept. of Criminal Justice - Includes offender information, victim services, fugitive watch, adult probation, and other information on the department.
Texas Workforce - Instructions on applying for Unemployment Insurance.
Texas Window on State Government - Offers information on Texas Taxes as well as information on filing and paying taxes in the state.
Texas Dept. of State Health Services - The portal for comprehensive health data in Texas including reports and useful information.
Texas Dept. of Transportation - Includes information for citizens, business, government and travelers.
Texas Secretary of State - Provides information on election officials and officeholders in the state.
Texas Courts Online - Information on the Court Structure of Texas including a judicial directory, information, calendar and judicial links.
Texas Tax Forms - Download Texas Tax Forms from the Texas Comptroller's Office online.
Texas School Districts - Links to the Texas School District Locator page and other links for Texas school district information.
Texas Secretary of State - Log in to the SOSDirect system providing you the ability to order and perform transactions with the Secretary of State office online.
Texas Governor - Provides information on priorities, divisions, tax reform and more.
Texas Dept. of State Health Services - Instructions for obtaining vital records in Texas as well as information on adoption, paternity and parentage and vital statistics.
Texas Online - License and permit information for the state.
Texas State Archives & Manuscripts - General information on researching archives and manuscript records in the state.
Texas DOT - Vehicle title and registration services for Texas.