Tex. Gov't Code Section 53.091


The supreme court, the court of criminal appeals, and each of the courts of appeals may employ and commission a peace officer to protect the court.


A peace officer commissioned under this section holds office at the will of the court served by the officer.


A person may not be commissioned as a peace officer under this section unless the person meets all standards for licensing as a peace officer by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement.
Added by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 695, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.
Amended by:
Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 93 (S.B. 686), Sec. 2.21, eff. May 18, 2013.

Source: Section 53.091 — Employment, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.­53.­htm#53.­091 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 53.091’s source at texas​.gov