Texas Estates Code Sec. § 1104.201 Definitions In this subchapter: (1) “Declaration” means a written declaration of a person that: (A) designates another person to serve as a guardian of the person or estate of the declarant; and (B) satisfies the requirements of this subdivision and Sections 1104.202 (Designation of Guardian for Declarant), 1104.203 (Requirements for Declaration), 1104.204 (Form and Content of Declaration and Self-proving Affidavit), 1104.205 (Alternative to Self-proving Affidavit), 1104.207 (Filing of Declaration and Self-proving Affidavit), 1104.210 (Revocation of Declaration), 1104.211 (Effect of Divorce on Designation of Spouse), and 1104.212 (Alternate or Other Court-appointed Guardian). (2) “Self-proving affidavit” means an affidavit the form and content of which substantially comply with the requirements of Section 1104.204 (Form and Content of Declaration and Self-proving Affidavit). (3) “Self-proving declaration” includes a self-proving affidavit that is attached or annexed to a declaration. Added by Acts 2011, 82nd Leg., R.S., Ch. 823 (H.B. 2759), Sec. 1.02, eff. January 1, 2014.