Texas Government Code
Sec. § 411.467
Activation of Camo Alert


(a)

When a law enforcement agency notifies the department under Section 411.466 (Notification to Department of Missing Military Member), the department shall confirm the accuracy of the information and, if confirmed, immediately issue an alert under this subchapter in accordance with department rules.

(b)

In issuing the alert, the department shall send the alert to designated media outlets in this state. Following receipt of the alert, participating radio stations and television stations and other participating media outlets may issue the alert at designated intervals to assist in locating the missing military member.
Added by Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 220 (H.B. 833), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2019.

(b)

The department may issue the alert on its own initiative, without receiving the notification described by Subsection (a), if the issuance conforms to the departments rules and directives and if the criteria described by Section 411.466 (Notification to Department of Missing Military Member)(a) are satisfied.

(c)

In issuing the alert, the department shall send the alert to designated media outlets in this state. Following receipt of the alert, participating radio stations and television stations and other participating media outlets may issue the alert at designated intervals to assist in locating the missing adult.

(d)

The department shall also send the alert to:

(1)

any appropriate law enforcement agency;

(2)

the Texas Department of Transportation;

(3)

the Texas Lottery Commission; and

(4)

the Independent Bankers Association of Texas.
Added by Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 227 (H.B. 1769), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2019.
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