Honorable Victoria Neave, Chair, House Committee on Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Jerry McGinty, Director, Legislative Budget Board
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.