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Legal Statutes: Texas

UPDATED July 20, 2016

The statutes on these pages are provided only for your reference. Please be sure to check them at a law library in your state to make sure there have been no changes. We strive to keep them as up-to-date as possible, making changes on this website soon after legislative sessions close for each state.

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)