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RAINS COUNTY DISTRICT CLERK, LAURA PATE

Public Notice: OUR OFFICE IS OPEN; however, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are taking additional precautions for both your safety and our employees.  Please knock at our door.  We are happy to assist you; however, ask that you remain in the hallway.  We apologize for the inconvenience and sincerely appreciate your understanding and patience.

PLEASE SEE LINKS BELOW FOR IMPORTANT UPDATED
OFFICE OF COURT ADMINISTRATION ORDERS DUE TO COVID-19
AND ACCESS TO COURT'S LIVE YOUTUBE STREAMING

ATTENTION: COVID-19 IMPACTS COURT DOCKETS

Office of Court Administration

Rains County Courthouse Annex
220 W. Quitman Street, Suite C
Emory, TX 75440

Phone: 903-473-5000, Ext. 101 Fax: 903-473-5008

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Passport Acceptance Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-4pm
(NO APPLICATIONS will be processed AFTER 4 pm)

THIS OFFICE GLADLY ACCEPTS CREDIT CARDS
(A TRANSACTION FEE OF 2.85% APPLIES)

   Melissa Butler                       Amber Moore
        
Chief Deputy District Clerk                        Deputy District Clerk          
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NEED E-FILING ASSISTANCE?
(CLICK HERE FOR HELPFUL LINKS)
Still need assistance? Contact Efile Filer Support: 855-839-3453 or email: support@efiletexas.gov

*Current Filing Fees                         *Legal Aid Assistance                    *Texas Court Help   

STANDING ORDERS:   *Order Regarding Children, Property, and Conduct of Parties            *Kids First

FORMS:   *TXSDU-Record of Support     *VS-165     *VS-160 
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CRIMINAL CASE INDEX
(Original File Date 01/01/10-06/30/2020)

CIVIL CASE INDEX
(Original File Date 01/01/02-06/30/2020)
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NOTICE-SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS DURING COVID-19 (PLEASE READ)
CIVIL DOCKETS (Information subject to change weekly)

AUGUST 11 2020
AUGUST 12 2020                                                     AUGUST 14 2020
AUGUST 20 2020 HC
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CRIMINAL DOCKETS (Information subject to change weekly)

AUGUST 20 2020 9AM ARR            AUGUST 20 2020 130PM ARR
AUGUST 20 2020 9AM                     AUGUST 20 2020 9AM JUV              AUGUST 20 2020 130PM

**If you believe a case should be on a docket and do not see it, please feel free to give us a call**
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PASSPORTS:      PASSPORT CHECKLIST                              CITIZENSHIP/IMMIGRATION WEBSITE
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COURT-APPOINTMENTS (MARCH 2020)                         COURT APPROVED-FEES (MARCH 2020
COURT-APPOINTMENTS (APRIL 2020)                             COURT APPROVED-FEES (APRIL 2020)
COURT-APPOINTMENTS (MAY 2020)                               COURT APPROVED-FEES (MAY 2020)
COURT-APPOINTMENTS (JUNE 2020)                              COURT APPROVED-FEES (JUNE 2020)

Office of Court Administration Nondisclosure Information

Child Support Program of the Office of the Attorney General

Court of Appeals serving Rains County


**COUNTY HOLIDAYS/OFFICE CLOSINGS**
 
Friday, April 10, 2020 (Good Friday)
Monday, May 25, 2020 (Memorial Day)
Thursday, July 2, 2020 (County Closing at 3pm)
Friday, July 3, 2020 (Independence Day)
Monday, July 13, 2020 (Close at 3pm due to scheduled power outage)
Monday, September 7, 2020 (Labor Day)
Monday, October 14, 2019 (Columbus Day)
Monday, November 11, 2019 (Veterans Day)
Wednesday, November 27, 2019 (County Closing at 2pm)
Thursday, November 28, 2019 (Thanksgiving)
Friday, November 29, 2019 (Thanksgiving)
Tuesday, December 24, 2019 (Christmas)
Wednesday, December 25, 2019 (Christmas)
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 (County Closing at 2pm)
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 (New Years)
Monday, January 20, 2020 (Martin Luther King Day)
Monday, February 17, 2020 (President's Day)