Texas Government Code
Sec. § 411.261

In this subchapter:


“Attorney representing the state” means a district attorney, criminal district attorney, or county attorney performing the duties of a district attorney.


“Unsolved crime” means a criminal offense:


that is an unsolved homicide or an unsolved felony that is one offense arising out of the same criminal episode as other unsolved felonies; and


the investigation of which requires a level of expertise that is not readily available to local law enforcement agencies.
Added by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 1043, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 2001.
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