This code applies to all educational institutions supported in whole or in part by state tax funds unless specifically excluded by this code.
Except as provided by Chapter 18 (Job Corps Diploma Programs), Chapter 19 (Schools in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice), Subchapter A of Chapter 29 (Educational Programs), Subchapter E of Chapter 30 (State and Regional Programs and Services), or Chapter 30A (State Virtual School Network), this code does not apply to students, facilities, or programs under the jurisdiction of the Department of Aging and Disability Services, the Department of State Health Services, the Health and Human Services Commission, the Texas Juvenile Justice Department, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, a Job Corps program operated by or under contract with the United States Department of Labor, or any juvenile probation agency.Added by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 260, Sec. 1, eff. May 30, 1995.Amended by:Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 377 (S.B. 1395), Sec. 2, eff. June 17, 2005.Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 1328 (H.B. 3646), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2009.Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 734 (H.B. 1549), Sec. 19, eff. September 1, 2015.