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I need to modify my TX divorce decree. I would like first right of refusal. My ex is traveling constantly during his visitation periods and leaving the kids with his parents or ex. I never know when he's in town to help with the kids transition between residences. We share joint custody.
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You certainly can ask for a modification if it has been three years since the decree or if there has been a material and substantial change in circumstances.

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