Texas Family Code - Section 161.207. Appointment Of Managing Conservator On Termination
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§ 161.207. APPOINTMENT OF MANAGING CONSERVATOR ON
TERMINATION. (a) If the court terminates the parent-child
relationship with respect to both parents or to the only living
parent, the court shall appoint a suitable, competent adult, the
Department of Protective and Regulatory Services, a licensed
child-placing agency, or an authorized agency as managing
conservator of the child. An agency designated managing
conservator in an unrevoked or irrevocable affidavit of
relinquishment shall be appointed managing conservator.
(b) The order of appointment may refer to the docket number
of the suit and need not refer to the parties nor be accompanied by
any other papers in the record.
Added by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 20, § 1, eff. April 20, 1995.
Last modified: August 11, 2007