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Legal Information: Texas

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November 4, 2020

88.008. Uniformity of Application and Construction.

In applying and construing this chapter, consideration shall be given to the need to promote uniformity of the law with respect to its subject matter among the states that enact the Uniform Interstate Enforcement of Domestic Violence Protection Orders Act.