Texas Government Code

Sec. § 72.153
Protective Order Registry


In consultation with the Department of Public Safety and the courts of this state, the office shall establish and maintain a centralized Internet-based registry for applications for protective orders filed in this state and protective orders issued in this state.


The office shall establish and maintain the registry in a manner that allows municipal and county case management systems to easily interface with the registry.
Added by Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 16 (S.B. 325), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2019.

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