Texas Family Code - Section 102.0086. Confidentiality Of Pleadings
Legal Research Home >
Texas Laws > Family Code > Texas Family Code - Section 102.0086. Confidentiality Of Pleadings
Section: 102.0035 102.004 102.0045 102.005 102.006 102.007 102.008 102.0086 102.009 102.010 102.011 102.012 102.013 103.001 103.002
§ 102.0086. CONFIDENTIALITY OF PLEADINGS. (a) This
section applies only in a county with a population of 3.4 million or
(b) Except as otherwise provided by law, all pleadings and
other documents filed with the court in a suit affecting the
parent-child relationship are confidential, are excepted from
required public disclosure under Chapter 552, Government Code, and
may not be released to a person who is not a party to the suit until
after the date of service of citation or the 31st day after the date
of filing the suit, whichever date is sooner.
Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 1314, § 3, eff. Sept. 1, 2003.
Last modified: August 11, 2007