Is spanking legal in Texas?
Abuse does not include reasonable discipline by a parent/guardian/managing or possessory conservator if child not exposed to substantial risk of harm. Family Code Sec. 261.001. [Civil Code] Parent/stepparent/person standing in loco parentis to child is justified to use non-deadly force against a child under 18 when and to degree the actor reasonably believes necessary to discipline, or safeguard or promote child's welfare. Penal Sec. 9.61. [Criminal Code]
It is legal in every state!
It depends on where you live. it also depends on how serious the spanking is physically and mentally.
no it is not legal because spanking your children is wrong and it hurts too
"Spanking" a child isn't considered Corporal Punishment....in any State of the Union, a Parent has the right to discipline their child by Spanking them, this however, does not include abusive behavior.
yes it is dont do it A different view: Yes, I believe it is legal. Just keep in mind that a spanking and a beating are not the same thing. A spanking should never cause actual pain, nor should it leave any marks or bruises on the skin. A spanking should be used with much discretion, and as a last resort. Also, spankings should never be done in a moment of anger, which can lead… Read More
No, it is not legal for a step father to hit his son. If you are spanking your son, then this is allowed, but to abusively hitting him, it is not legal.
If we are talking about spanking etc no it is not legal to spank so hard you leave marks.
Spanking by parents is legal in every state. It is the most effective form of child discipline. It is an effective and appropriate punishment for younger children and teenagers alike.
Yes, it is legal. Watch out though. Anything other then open hand on the buttucks that leaves no marks can get you in trouble.
Spanking is legal in all of the United States as long as it does not cause injury. That being said, spanking may not be the best form of punishment.
It is not legal for a teacher to hit a student, just as it is not legal for a student to hit a teacher. Doing so would be assult in most areas. Policies on spanking, which is not considered the same as randomly hitting a student and almost always has to be witnessed or done by the principal, vary. In many areas, spanking is no longer done.
yes spanking does hurt but the brain knows now not to do it again
Spanking your children is legal in all 50 states. BUT in 29 states it is illegal for teachers/principals to spank your kids.
Yes, ferrets are legal in Texas
Yes u can spank your children anywhere just don't kill them
No, only use an open hand or a small paddle. Never leave a mark!
As is often the case with legal questions, no simple answer exists. This is because different states have different laws. Making this more complicated is not only the different laws in existence in different states, but also the differences of definitions in different states. For example, what one state might consider to be a severe and illegal spanking, might be perfectly in line in another. Currently, however, it seems to be the legal trend to… Read More
Yes. ATVs (or "quads") are legal in Texas.
Yep. The only firearms not legal in Texas are the ones that are banned by federal law. If it's legal in any other state, it's legal in Texas.
You can not, prostitution is illegal in Texas. So there are no legal brothels in Texas.
No that is considered child abuse. Spanking is legal in the US though as long as it does not leave marks.
The legal age for moving out in Texas is 18.
Ferrets are legal to own in Texas
Yes, stun guns are legal in Texas.
Is it legal to kill a beaver on your property in texas
17 is legal in Texas if your're 55. The age of consent in Texas is 17
Legally it is child abuse. Spanking is legal but not so severe you are leaving marks. The most common problem with corporal punishment is a punisher who is expressing their own anger. Spanking should be used only for certain situations. If you cannot administer an appropriate spanking because of your anger then don't. Put them in a corner, send them to their room until you have it together. Then remind them of what boundary they… Read More
Yes, sugar gliders are legal in Texas.
The laws vary from place to place. In Texas, spanking is not considered abuse unless it results in marks or bruises.
Sugar gliders are legal in both Texas and Nevada.
Texas Board of Legal Specialization was created in 1974.
It is in many countries, but many authority figures don't believe in hitting children because it can cause permanent psychological damage.
Legal to own, but not legal to carry. They are considered a club under Texas law. A club is illegal to carry on or about your person.
the legal age of driving in Texas is actually 16 years of age!
It is legal to have a pet squirrel in Texas. It is not legal to have dangerous animals in Texas. You have to get a permit to own certain animals, but not squirrels.
As far as I know it is not legal for a felon to have any kind of firearm in the state of Texas.
Yes, it is legal to own a lock picking kit in Texas.
No, it is not legal to own a wolf in Texas. (See related link for more information.)
Yes, it's legal to own lock picks in the state of Texas.
yes it is legal to drive your truck in Texas with the tailgate down.
Roll cages are legal in Texas, but not street legal. This means that if you are pulled over, you will likely receive a ticket for having one.
yes sprin assisted knives are legal in texas. :]
no you can not bring marijuana to Texas i know bummer but its true people don't get out there and vote for it to be legal
yes its legal Texas is less strict but in California you have to have a wild life license
yes it is, the legal age in Texas is 17 :)
No, it is not legal to drive a Polaris Razor 1000 anywhere in the state of Texas.
it is legal anywere.
From what I researced, yes it is legal .
There is no legal separations in Texas
No, spanking can not be considered exercise.