Texas Family Code - Section 264.1015. Liability Of Child's Estate For Foster Care
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Section: 264.0091 264.010 264.011 264.0111 264.012 264.013 264.101 264.1015 264.102 264.103 264.104 264.105 264.106 264.1061 264.1062
§ 264.1015. LIABILITY OF CHILD'S ESTATE FOR FOSTER
CARE. (a) The cost of foster care provided for a child, including
medical care, is an obligation of the estate of the child and the
estate is liable to the department for the cost of the care.
(b) The department may take action to recover from the
estate of the child the cost of foster care for the child.
Added by Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 575, § 28, eff. Sept. 1, 1997.
Last modified: August 11, 2007