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Legal Statutes: Texas

UPDATED July 20, 2016

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Chapter 71. Definitions

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"Court" means the district court, court of domestic relations, juvenile court having the jurisdiction of a district court, statutory county court, constitutional county court, or other court expressly given jurisdiction under this title.
Added by Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 34, § 1, eff. May 5, 1997. Amended by Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 1220, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1997.