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Legal Statutes: Texas

UPDATED July 20, 2016

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Subchapter A. Court-Ordered Child Support

back to top§ 154.003. Manner of Payment

The court may order that child support be paid by:

(1) periodic payments;

(2) a lump-sum payment;

(3) an annuity purchase;

(4) the setting aside of property to be administered for the support of the child as specified in the order; or

(5) any combination of periodic payments, lump-sum payments, annuity purchases, or setting aside of property.

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