Justice of the Peace 3-1

Requesting a Continuance for Evictions

10056 Marsh Lane, Suite 132, North Dallas Government Center, Dallas, Texas 75229-6017
(214) 321-4106 Main • (214) 321-4912 Fax
Office E-mail: JP31Court@dallascounty.org
Hours of Operation: 8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. Monday - Friday
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Texas Rules of Civil Procedure, Part V Rules of Practice in Justice Court
Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code, Chapter 15
Texas Rules of Evidence


Evictions

BY AGREEMENT OF PARTIES

RULE 745
TEXAS RULES OF CIVIL PROCEDURE

For good cause shown, supported by affidavit of either party,the trial may be postponed not exceeding six days.

Do not contact the court by phone for a postponement. It is not a lawful or acceptable method to request a continuance, and will therefore not be considered.