LEGISLATIVE BUDGET BOARD
Austin, Texas
 
FISCAL NOTE, 87TH LEGISLATIVE REGULAR SESSION
 
March 7, 2021

TO:
Honorable Victoria Neave, Chair, House Committee on Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
 
FROM:
Jerry McGinty, Director, Legislative Budget Board
 
IN RE:
HB675 by Ramos (Relating to the participation of armed forces members in a marriage ceremony through video conference technology.), As Introduced

No significant fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.

The bill would amend the Family Code and the Government Code to permit a member of the armed forces to participate in a marriage ceremony via proxy or videoconferencing supported by a signed affidavit and to authorize a justice of the peace to provide certain specified videoconference technology for the ceremony.

According to the Office of Court Administration, no significant impact to the state court system is anticipated.

Local Government Impact

According to the Texas Association of Counties, no significant fiscal impact to counties is anticipated.


Source Agencies:
212 Office of Court Admin
LBB Staff:
JMc, DKn, CMa, DPe