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Texas Family Code - FAM § 153.6031. Exception to Dispute Resolution Process Requirement

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A requirement in a parenting plan that a party initiate or participate in a dispute resolution process before filing a court action does not apply to an action:

(1) to modify the parenting plan in an emergency;

(2) to modify child support;

(3) alleging that the child's present circumstances will significantly impair the child's physical health or significantly impair the child's emotional development;

(4) to enforce;  or

(5) in which the party shows that enforcement of the requirement is precluded or limited by Section 153.0071 .

Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Texas Family Code - FAM § 153.6031. Exception to Dispute Resolution Process Requirement - last updated April 14, 2021 | https://codes.findlaw.com/tx/family-code/fam-sect-153-6031/


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