En Español
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or (TTY) 1-800-787-3224

Legal Statutes: Texas

UPDATED July 20, 2016

Back to Texas overview

Chapter 91. Reporting Family Violence

back to top91.001. Definitions

In this subtitle:

(1) "Family violence" has the meaning assigned by Section 71.004.

(2) "Medical professional" means a licensed doctor, nurse, physician assistant, or emergency medical technician.


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