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Legal Statutes: Texas

UPDATED July 20, 2016

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Chapter 84. Hearing

back to top84.003. Hearing Rescheduled for Failure of Service

(a) If a hearing set under this chapter is not held because of the failure of a respondent to receive service of notice of an application for a protective order, the applicant may request the court to reschedule the hearing.(b) Except as provided by Section 84.002, the date for a rescheduled hearing shall be not later than 14 days after the date the request is made.


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