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Texas Government Code - GOV'T § 573.024. Determination of Affinity

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(a)?Two individuals are related to each other by affinity if:

(1)?they are married to each other; ?or

(2)?the spouse of one of the individuals is related by consanguinity to the other individual.

(b)?The ending of a marriage by divorce or the death of a spouse ends relationships by affinity created by that marriage unless a child of that marriage is living, in which case the marriage is considered to continue as long as a child of that marriage lives.

(c)?Subsection (b) applies to a member of the board of trustees of or an officer of a school district only until the youngest child of the marriage reaches the age of 21 years.

Cite this article: - Texas Government Code - GOV'T § 573.024. Determination of Affinity - last updated April 14, 2021 |

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