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Legal Statutes: Texas

UPDATED July 20, 2016

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Subchapter D. Jurisdiction, Venue, and Residence Qualifications

back to top6.302. Suit for Divorce by Nonresident Spouse

If one spouse has been a domiciliary of this state for at least the last six months, a spouse domiciled in another state or nation may file a suit for divorce in the county in which the domiciliary spouse resides at the time the petition is filed.
Added by Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 7, § 1, eff. April 17, 1997.