The Texas Justice Court Judges Association is dedicated to the educational and legislative needs of Texas Justice Courts. We are proactive and issue-driven when voicing concerns of Justice Court Judges and Court Clerks in Austin.  Our goal is to work in a spirit of professionalism, diligence and the highest ethical standards.We encourage you to tour the website and discover why being a member of our organization is beneficial to Texas’ Justices of the Peace and Court Clerks.

Thanks – Gordon Starkenburg, President TJCJA

Check out important Alerts Posted on this page

for HB2398 Truancy information.

Important Seminar, Conference, and Training Dates & Links:

College Banquet and 10-Hour Seminar

October 12 – 13, 2015 in Round Rock

Critical Updates to Justice Court

October 2015 10-Hr Agenda


Top Ten Records Retention Myths

Reworked Two – Records Requests in Justice and Municipal Courts copy

DA Perspective copy

Commentary Accompanying School Responsibilities Regarding Truancy Flowchart

Commentary Accompanying Truancy Court Procedures Oct 2015

Truancy Court Procedures copy

3-School Responsibilities Regarding Truancy copy

Registration for Professional Development 10 hr Oct 2015

2015 College Registration for banquet

JCJ 2016 Membership Application

Our 2015 JCJ Technology & Education Conference at the Westin at the Domain in Austin was a huge success.  Thank You to all of our Vendors and Speakers for making the Conference both FUN and Very Educational.

October 12th & 13th – College of Justice Court Judges Banquet with a 10-Hour Seminar at the Marriott in Round Rock, Tx.  Registration and Agenda pending.  Make sure you are a College Member.  JCJ 2015 College Application

Truancy Bill Passed – HB 2398  HB02398F Passed by House