Bill Text: TX SB815 | 2017-2018 | 85th Legislature | Introduced


Bill Title: Relating to the modification of an order establishing the conservatorship of a child.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2017-02-27 - Referred to State Affairs [SB815 Detail]

Download: Texas-2017-SB815-Introduced.html
  85R6521 KSD-F
 
  By: Campbell S.B. No. 815
 
 
 
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
 
AN ACT
  relating to the modification of an order establishing the
  conservatorship of a child.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 156.101, Family Code, is amended by
  adding Subsection (c) to read as follows:
         (c)  Notwithstanding Subsection (a) or any other provision
  of this subchapter, in a suit filed under this subchapter seeking to
  modify an order that provides for the appointment of a conservator
  of a child, Section 153.131 applies.
         SECTION 2.  The change in law made by this Act applies only
  to a suit to modify an order establishing a child's conservatorship
  pending in a trial court on or filed on or after the effective date
  of this Act.
         SECTION 3.  This Act takes effect September 1, 2017.
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