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Legal Statutes: Texas

UPDATED July 20, 2016

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Chapter 83. Temporary Ex Parte Orders

back to top83.002. Duration of Order; Extension

(a) A temporary ex parte order is valid for the period specified in the order, not to exceed 20 days.(b) On the request of an applicant or on the court's own motion, a temporary ex parte order may be extended for additional 20-day periods.

Added by Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 34, § 1, eff. May 5, 1997.