Tex. Fam. Code Section 101.032
Suit Affecting the Parent-child Relationship


“Suit affecting the parent-child relationship” means a suit filed as provided by this title in which the appointment of a managing conservator or a possessory conservator, access to or support of a child, or establishment or termination of the parent-child relationship is requested.


The following are not suits affecting the parent-child relationship:


a habeas corpus proceeding under Chapter 157 (Enforcement);


a proceeding filed under Chapter 159 (Uniform Interstate Family Support Act) to determine parentage or to establish, enforce, or modify child support, whether this state is acting as the initiating or responding state; and


a proceeding under Title 2.
Added by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 20, Sec. 1, eff. April 20, 1995.

Source: Section 101.032 — Suit Affecting the Parent-child Relationship, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/FA/htm/FA.­101.­htm#101.­032 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 101.032’s source at texas​.gov