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Monday, January 30, 2017

Grandparents' Rights

The State Law Library often receives questions from grandparents regarding their rights to visit and make decisions for their grandchildren.

This research guide includes information on:

  • Texas statutes governing grandparents' rights in child custody issues
  • "Plain English" summaries of grandparents' rights
  • Information from the Attorney General on visitation laws for grandparents
  • Texas Kincare Primer, a resource for relative caregivers
  • Hotlines and organizations assisting with family law issues

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