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Legal Statutes: Texas

UPDATED July 20, 2016

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Subchapter E. Guidelines for the Possession of a Child by a Parent Names as Possessory Conservator

back to top153.258. Request for Findings When Order Varies From Standard Order

Without regard to Rules 296 through 299, Texas Rules of Civil Procedure, in all cases in which possession of a child by a parent is contested and the possession of the child varies from the standard possession order, on written request made or filed with the court not later than 10 days after the date of the hearing or on oral request made in open court during the hearing, the court shall state in the order the specific reasons for the variance from the standard order.

Added by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 20, § 1, eff. April 20, 1995.