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(a)?The following personal property is exempt under Section 42.001(a):
(1)?home furnishings, including family heirlooms;
(2)?provisions for consumption;
(3)?farming or ranching vehicles and implements;
(4)?tools, equipment, books, and apparatus, including boats and motor vehicles used in a trade or profession;
(6)?jewelry not to exceed 25 percent of the aggregate limitations prescribed by Section 42.001(a);
(8)?athletic and sporting equipment, including bicycles;
(9)?a two-wheeled, three-wheeled, or four-wheeled motor vehicle for each member of a family or single adult who holds a driver's license or who does not hold a driver's license but who relies on another person to operate the vehicle for the benefit of the nonlicensed person;
(10)?the following animals and forage on hand for their consumption:
(A)?two horses, mules, or donkeys and a saddle, blanket, and bridle for each;
(B)?12 head of cattle;
(C)?60 head of other types of livestock; ?and
(D)?120 fowl; ?and
(b)?Personal property, unless precluded from being encumbered by other law, may be encumbered by a security interest under Subchapter B, Chapter 9, Business & Commerce Code, or Subchapter F, Chapter 501, Transportation Code, ���1 or by a lien fixed by other law, and the security interest or lien may not be avoided on the ground that the property is exempt under this chapter.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Texas Property Code - PROP § 42.002. Personal Property - last updated April 14, 2021 | https://codes.findlaw.com/tx/property-code/prop-sect-42-002.html
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