County Court at Law Two

Court Operating Plan for Ellis County

JOINT COVID-19 MITIGATION AND DOCKET CONTROL PLAN

Letter Supplement to Joint COVID-19 Docket Control Plan

Plan Delineating How the Ellis County District Courts and County Courts at Law Will Function During the Initial Stages of the Coronavirus Public Health Emergency

March 18, 2020

WEBEX PLEA PROCEDURES FOR TIME SERVED OR FINE ONLY OFFENSES

Jurisdiction

The County Court at Law Two is a statutory county court having broad jurisdiction over all causes and proceedings which are:

Concurrent Jurisdiction

The Court at Law Two may exercise concurrent jurisdiction with the district court in civil cases and family law cases / proceedings. Concurrent with county court, the Court at Law Two has the probate jurisdiction provided by general law for county courts.

Not in Jurisdiction

A statutory county court does not have jurisdiction over:

  • Causes and proceedings concerning roads, bridges, and highways.
  • General administration of county business that is within the jurisdiction of the commissioners’ court of each county.

Public Notice

 Criminal Forms

Helpful Information

Ellis County Court at Law 2 Indigent Defense Plan