Texas Administrative Code
|TITLE 40||SOCIAL SERVICES AND ASSISTANCE|
|PART 19||DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND PROTECTIVE SERVICES|
|CHAPTER 707||CHILD PROTECTIVE INVESTIGATIONS|
|DIVISION 1||INTAKE, INVESTIGATION AND ASSESSMENT|
|RULE §707.463||What is forced marriage?|
Forced marriage is a subset of the statutory definitions of abuse that appear in Texas Family Code §261.001(1) and includes the following act or omission by a person: forcing or coercing a child to enter into a marriage.
|Source Note: The provisions of this §707.463 adopted to be effective July 15, 2020, 45 TexReg 4780|