Tex. Est. Code Section 251.102
Probate and Treatment of Self-proved Will


A self-proved will may be admitted to probate without the testimony of any subscribing witnesses if:


the testator and witnesses execute a self-proving affidavit; or


the will is simultaneously executed, attested, and made self-proved as provided by Section 251.1045 (Simultaneous Execution, Attestation, and Self-proving).


A self-proved will may not otherwise be treated differently than a will that is not self-proved.
Added by Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 680 (H.B. 2502), Sec. 1, eff. January 1, 2014.
Amended by:
Acts 2011, 82nd Leg., R.S., Ch. 1338 (S.B. 1198), Sec. 2.23, eff. January 1, 2014.

Source: Section 251.102 — Probate and Treatment of Self-proved Will, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/ES/htm/ES.­251.­htm#251.­102 (accessed Dec. 2, 2023).

Dec. 2, 2023

§ 251.102’s source at texas​.gov