Texas Government Code

Sec. § 573.022
Determination of Consanguinity


Two individuals are related to each other by consanguinity if:


one is a descendant of the other; or


they share a common ancestor.


An adopted child is considered to be a child of the adoptive parent for this purpose.
Added by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 268, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.

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