2022 Texas Statutes
Title 1 - The Marriage Relationship
Subtitle C - Dissolution of Marriage
Chapter 6 - Suit for Dissolution of Marriage
Subchapter A. Grounds for Divorce and Defenses
Section 6.005. Abandonment
Sec. 6.005. ABANDONMENT. The court may grant a divorce in favor of one spouse if the other spouse:
(1) left the complaining spouse with the intention of abandonment; and
(2) remained away for at least one year.
Added by Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 7, Sec. 1, eff. April 17, 1997.