An offense under Subsection (a) is a Class B misdemeanor, except that the offense is a Class A misdemeanor if it is shown on the trial of the offense that the actor intended to conceal the incident that the actor was required to report under Section 51.252 (Reporting Required for Certain Incidents).
A postsecondary educational institution shall terminate the employment of an employee whom the institution determines in accordance with the institution’s disciplinary procedure to have committed an offense under Subsection (a).Added by Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 958 (S.B. 212), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2019.