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Texas Family Code - FAM § 153.074. Rights and Duties During Period of Possession

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Unless limited by court order, a parent appointed as a conservator of a child has the following rights and duties during the period that the parent has possession of the child:

(1)?the duty of care, control, protection, and reasonable discipline of the child;

(2)?the duty to support the child, including providing the child with clothing, food, shelter, and medical and dental care not involving an invasive procedure;

(3)?the right to consent for the child to medical and dental care not involving an invasive procedure; ?and

(4)?the right to direct the moral and religious training of the child.

Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Texas Family Code - FAM § 153.074. Rights and Duties During Period of Possession - last updated April 14, 2021 | https://codes.findlaw.com/tx/family-code/fam-sect-153-074/


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