Tex. Health & Safety Code Section 13.037
Determination of Residency


A person is a resident of this state if the person:


is physically present and living voluntarily in this state;


intends to make a home in this state; and


is not in this state temporarily.


The intent to make a home in this state may be demonstrated by proof similar to or including:


the possession of documentation, such as a Texas driver’s license, motor vehicle registration, or voter registration certificate;


the presence of personal effects at a specific abode in this state; or


employment in this state.
Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 678, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989.

Source: Section 13.037 — Determination of Residency, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/HS/htm/HS.­13.­htm#13.­037 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 13.037’s source at texas​.gov