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Legal Statutes: Texas

UPDATED July 20, 2016

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Subchapter A. Findings and Orders

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(a) A court may render a protective order that is binding on a respondent who does not attend a hearing if the respondent received service of the application and notice of the hearing.(b) If the court reschedules the hearing under Chapter 84, a protective order may be rendered if the respondent does not attend the rescheduled hearing.


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