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Legal Statutes: Texas

UPDATED July 20, 2016

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Subchapter F. Standard Possession Order

back to top§ 153.311. Mutual Agreement or Specified Terms for Possession

The court shall specify in a standard possession order that the parties may have possession of the child at times mutually agreed to in advance by the parties and, in the absence of mutual agreement, shall have possession of the child under the specified terms set out in the standard possession order.
Added by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 20, § 1, eff. April 20, 1995. Amended by Acts 2009, 81st Leg., ch. 1113, § 5, eff. Sept. 1, 2009.