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When the statute of limitations changes, it applies to outstanding debts at the time of the change. And that means, although this obligation was entered in the 1970s, the time to enforce it was within 10 years after the children turned 18. Tex. Fam. Code § 157.005. It unfortunately would be too late to seek support now if the order was entered more than 30 years ago. I'm sorry.
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