Tex. Gov't Code Section 3100.104
Reciting Pledge

If the pledge to the state flag is recited, each person who is present and:


not in uniform should:


face the state flag and stand at attention with the person’s right hand over the heart;


if wearing a head covering that is easy to remove, remove that head covering with the right hand and hold it at the person’s left shoulder, with the person’s hand over the heart; and


recite the pledge;


not in uniform and a member of the armed forces or a veteran may make the military salute and recite the pledge; or


in uniform should remain silent, face the flag, and make the military salute.
Added by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 1420, Sec. 7.001, eff. Sept. 1, 2001.
Amended by:
Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 962 (S.B. 1968), Sec. 2, eff. June 15, 2017.

Source: Section 3100.104 — Reciting Pledge, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.­3100.­htm#3100.­104 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 3100.104’s source at texas​.gov