Texas laws about dating and seperation
Students in Texas could soon be allowed to bring their guns into class under new legislation the notoriously gun-friendly state is poised to adopt.
More than half the state's senators have signed the bill, which is widely expected to be passed.
It's important to note that in many states, it is possible to convert a legal into a divorce decree at a later time.
At this stage, it is best to work out disagreements privately, or with the use of a mediator.
To be sure that all your bases are covered, your separation agreement should contain provisions for the division of property and liability for debts, address how child custody and visitation will be handled, set the amount of temporary child support or alimony to be paid, and any other details that need to be worked out.
Once all the necessary paperwork is filled out, the petition will need to be served on your husband, unless both of you are filing jointly.
Republican state senator Jeff Wentworth, who introduced the bill, said: 'It's strictly a matter of self-defence.
'I don't ever want to see repeated on a Texas college campus what happened at Virginia Tech, where some deranged, suicidal madman goes into a building and is able to pick off totally defenceless kids like sitting ducks.'It would allow the state's 500,000 students - and its professors - to carry concealed handguns in its 38 public universities.He said: 'People tell me that if they would have been there, they would have shot that guy.That offends me.'People want to be the hero, I understand that.After your husband is served with the petition, he will need to respond within a certain period of time.