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Legal Statutes: Texas

UPDATED July 20, 2016

We strive to keep the statutes on this page as up-to-date as possible but please be sure to check with your state's legislative website for any changes before relying upon them. 

Current through the end of the 2015 Regular Session of the 84th Legislature.  Please note that Texas has a biennial legislature. For further updates, please go to the Texas Council on Family Violence.  Also, you will find these and additional statutes online at The Texas Legislature Online.


Texas Statutes and Codes (select sections)