In accordance with the Emergency Order regarding the COVID-19 State of Disaster, JP3 will be rescheduling all non-essential dockets.
All Court hearings have been rescheduled to a later date. Court notices will be sent out to the address the Court has on file. Our office will continue to monitor and address the situation as more information becomes available.
In support of current CDC guidelines and Fort Bend County Judge's Order, our office will be closed to the public until May 1st, 2020 except for essential proceedings.
Our office will be hearing essential proceedings only.
Our office will remain operational during regular business hours (Monday-Friday, 8am to 4pm). Should you need to contact the court for any of the above listed matters, please call (281)238-1460.
ALL CASES ARE BEING POSTPONED DUE TO THE COVID-19 DECLARATION
In support of current CDC guidelines related to the spread of COVID-19, this office will be closed until May 1, 2020.
Justices of the Peace must act in a neutral capacity to serve all citizens, law enforcement agencies, merchants, school districts, and various other county and state regulatory agencies who file either civil or criminal actions. Justice Courts must meet all financial and court related reporting requirements of the County and State. As coroner, the Justice of the Peace must accurately, and with efficiency and consideration to all parties, determine cause of death and decide what outside agencies to employ to assist in this responsibility. Justice Courts must comply with all Records Management retention responsibilities that apply. Justice Courts must comply with all requirements related to employee time-keeping, employee evaluations, and workers' compensation laws.
|JP3 Weekly Court Schedule|
|9:00 am||Traffic Court||Traffic Court||Criminal Pre-Trials||Mediations|
|1:00 pm||Evictions||Adjudication Hearings
Final Notice Hearings
(once a month)
|2:00 pm||Civil Trials/Hearings|