Thirteenth Court of Appeals

Notice of Record Destruction 

Prior to destruction, records requested by a district or county clerk, in accordance with records retention schedules for records of district and county clerks, may be returned to their respective offices.  See Tex. Gov’t Code Ann. § 51.204(d)(1).  Additionally, records of the appellate court determined to be archival state records will be forwarded to the Texas State Library and Archives Commission for preservation.

Anyone who wishes to suggest that a specific civil case on the attached list not be destroyed may contact the Clerk of the Court at The deadline to contact the Thirteenth Court of Appeals is January 2, 2019.