Month: June 2017

Registration of Out-of-State Order in Texas

I receive calsl asking whether a parent can register an out of state order here in Texas.  The answer is, yes, but to what end? In Texas, to register an our-of-state Order, you follow the steps listed in Texas Family Code 159.602. Registering an Order from another state is usually accompanied with a request to […]

Joining a Child Support case with a Divorce

In Texas, when there is an old Child Support/custody case from before the Divorce was filed, the old child support/custody case needs to be transferred and joined up with the divorce case.  See Texas Family Code 6.406 & 6.407 Child Support cases are sometimes filed by the Attorney General or when parties initially separate.  Parties […]