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Legal Statutes: Texas

UPDATED July 20, 2016

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Chapter 81. General Provision

back to top81.0075. Representation by Prosecuting Attorney in Certain Other Actions

Subject to the Texas Disciplinary Rules of Professional Conduct, a prosecuting attorney is not precluded from representing a party in a proceeding under this subtitle and the Department of Family and Protective Services in another action involving the party, regardless of whether the proceeding under this subtitle occurs before, concurrently with, or after the other action involving the party.

Added by Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 1193, § 7, eff. Sept. 1, 1997. Amended by Acts 2011, 82nd Leg., ch. 110 (H.B. 841), § 6, eff. May 21, 2011; Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., ch. 393 (S.B. 130), § 1, eff. June 14, 2013.