Texas Administrative Code
|TITLE 40||SOCIAL SERVICES AND ASSISTANCE|
|PART 19||DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND PROTECTIVE SERVICES|
|CHAPTER 705||ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES|
|RULE §705.105||How is neglect defined?|
In this chapter, neglect is defined as the failure to provide for oneself the goods or services, including medical services, which are necessary to avoid physical or emotional harm or pain or the failure of a caretaker to provide such goods or services.
|Source Note: The provisions of this §705.105 adopted to be effective February 1, 2021, 46 TexReg 317|