2021 Texas Statutes
Family Code
Title 2 - Child in Relation to the Family
Subtitle E - General Provisions
Chapter 47 - General Provisions
Section 47.001. Applicability of Definitions

Universal Citation: TX Fam Code § 47.001 (2021)

Sec. 47.001. APPLICABILITY OF DEFINITIONS. (a) Except as provided by Subsection (b), the definitions in Chapter 101 apply to terms used in this title.

(b) If a term defined in this title has a meaning different from the meaning provided by Chapter 101, the meaning provided by this title prevails.

Added by Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 612 (S.B. 822), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2015.

Reenacted and amended by Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 324 (S.B. 1488), Sec. 7.001, eff. September 1, 2017.

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