New alimony law in Texas as of Sept 2011.

Asked over 2 years ago - San Antonio, TX

If my divorce decree states that my former spouse is to recieve a portion of my military retired pay until my death does this new law change that. We were married for approximately 19 yrs of which i was in the service for 18 yrs 9 months. She is remarried also. Does she still get my military retired pay. Divorced 27 Dec 2006.

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  1. Robert Ricci

    Contributor Level 18

    Answered . Distribution of assets is different from alimony.

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