Texas Family Code

Sec. § 160.605

Venue for a proceeding to adjudicate parentage is in the county of this state in which:


the child resides or is found;


the respondent resides or is found if the child does not reside in this state; or


a proceeding for probate or administration of the presumed or alleged father’s estate has been commenced.
Added by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 821, Sec. 1.01, eff. June 14, 2001.

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