Tex. Gov't Code Section 507.024
Transportation of Defendants

The board shall adopt rules to provide for the safe transfer of defendants from counties to state jail felony facilities. A sheriff may transport defendants to a state jail felony facility if the sheriff is able to perform the service as economically as if the service were performed by the division. The state jail division is responsible for the cost of transportation of defendants to the division. Defendants may be transported with other persons being transported to the custody of the department provided appropriate security precautions prescribed by policies of the department are taken.
Added by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 988, Sec. 1.07, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.

Source: Section 507.024 — Transportation of Defendants, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.­507.­htm#507.­024 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 507.024’s source at texas​.gov