Q: where is the policy for bringing up another lawsuit after one is dismissed
i was thinking it takes a year for family or civil
A: A Texas attorney is best qualified to answer this question, but you await an answer for three weeks. As a GENERAL premise, if a matter is dismissed on the merits (for something substantive - not something technical such as "this is the wrong court, you must bring your action in a different venue"), it cannot generally be refiled. If a matter is dismissed with prejudice, it cannot generally be refiled.
However, this is only a GENERAL premise. For proper guidance, you MUST consult with a Texas attorney who is knowledgeable in Family Law (or possibly one of the other areas you posted under). You are asking about something which is governed by Texas law and rules of practice. Good luck.
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