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... II. Standard of Review. Statutory construction is a legal question we review de novo. ... 1981), or
unless such a construction leads to absurd results. Univ. of Tex. SW Med. Ctr. v. Loutzenhiser,
140 SW3d 351, 356 (Tex.2004); see also Tex. Dep't of Protective and Regulatory Servs. ...
... See TEX. LAB.CODE § 406.123(a). Summers' chief argument is that the contract for
maintenance, construction, and general services was between IMC and another Entergy
company, Entergy Services, Inc., as opposed to Entergy Gulf States, Inc. ...
... 2001-02, the time of this dispute. The construction of a statute is a question of law
we review de novo.  When interpreting a statute, we look first and foremost to
the plain meaning of the words used.  "If the statute is clear ...