Tex. Code of Crim. Proc. Article 7B.101
Request for Protective Order

A person may request the court to issue a protective order under Title 4, Family Code, for the protection of the person at any proceeding:


in which the defendant appears in constitutional county court, statutory county court, or district court;


that is related to an offense under Title 5, Penal Code, or Section 28.02 (Arson), 28.03 (Criminal Mischief), or 28.08 (Graffiti), Penal Code; and


in which it is alleged that the defendant committed the offense because of bias or prejudice as described by Article 42.014 (Finding that Offense Was Committed Because of Bias or Prejudice).
Added by Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 469 (H.B. 4173), Sec. 1.02, eff. January 1, 2021.

Source: Article 7B.101 — Request for Protective Order, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/CR/htm/CR.­7B.­htm#7B.­101 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

Art. 7B.101’s source at texas​.gov