What can you do when you need to make decisions on behalf of a child, but have nothing in writing from the parent?
You can go toto get an giving you the temporary authority to care for a child. This kind of is only available if:
- The child has lived with the person applying for (at least) the 30-day period right before the date the was filed; and
- There is not already a written authorization agreement under Texas Family Code chapter 34 (or some other signed, written documentation from a , , or that enables the person to provide necessary care for the child); and
- The , , or does not object to the (that is, the person trying to get the temporary authorization) having the authority to care for the child.