Texas Code of Criminal Procedure

Art. Art. 62.008
General Immunity

The following persons are immune from liability for good faith conduct under this chapter:


an employee or officer of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, the Texas Juvenile Justice Department, the Department of Public Safety, the Board of Pardons and Paroles, or a local law enforcement authority;


an employee or officer of a community supervision and corrections department or a juvenile probation department;


a member of the judiciary; and


a member of the risk assessment review committee established under Article 62.007 (Risk Assessment Review Committee; Sex Offender Screening Tool).
Reenacted and amended by Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 1008 (H.B. 867), Sec. 1.01, eff. September 1, 2005.
Amended by:
Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 734 (H.B. 1549), Sec. 15, eff. September 1, 2015.

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