H.B. No. 2003


Bill Description

Governor Bush signed HB 2003 on May 22, 1997. HB 2003 becomes effective September 1, 1997.

HB 2003 transfers and renumbers Part 2, Chapter XII, Texas Probate Code, as added by Chapter 712, Acts of the 73rd Legislature, Regular Session, 1993, having to do with emergency intervention proceedings. Old Probate Code Sections 520 -- 525 are renumbered to Section 108 -- 115. Some textual changes are made as well.

This bill was part of a package deal involving the repeal of informal probate and beefing up the statutes regarding muniments of title. The other part of the package, HB 2007, also has been signed by the Governor and becomes law September 1, 1997.

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