Tex. Gov't Code Section 614.023
Copy of Complaint to Be Given to Officer or Employee


(a)

A copy of a signed complaint against a law enforcement officer of this state or a fire fighter, detention officer, county jailer, or peace officer appointed or employed by a political subdivision of this state shall be given to the officer or employee within a reasonable time after the complaint is filed.

(b)

Disciplinary action may not be taken against the officer or employee unless a copy of the signed complaint is given to the officer or employee.

(c)

In addition to the requirement of Subsection (b), the officer or employee may not be indefinitely suspended or terminated from employment based on the subject matter of the complaint unless:

(1)

the complaint is investigated; and

(2)

there is evidence to prove the allegation of misconduct.
Added by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 268, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.
Amended by:
Acts 2005, 79th Leg., Ch. 507 (H.B. 639), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2005.

Source: Section 614.023 — Copy of Complaint to Be Given to Officer or Employee, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.­614.­htm#614.­023 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

614.001
Definitions
614.002
Applicability of Subchapter
614.003
Entitlement to Legislative Leave
614.004
Eligibility for Legislative Leave
614.005
Money Required to Offset Costs of Legislative Leave
614.006
Employer to Grant Legislative Leave
614.007
Insufficiency in Number of Employees
614.008
Legislative Leave Not a Break in Service
614.009
Legislative Leave to Attend Session of Congress
614.010
Employees’ Association May Not Reimburse Certain Costs
614.015
Mental Health Leave for Peace Officers and Telecommunicators
614.021
Applicability of Subchapter
614.022
Complaint to Be in Writing and Signed by Complainant
614.023
Copy of Complaint to Be Given to Officer or Employee
614.041
Collecting Debt for Another
614.051
Purchase of Firearm by Honorably Retired Peace Officer
614.052
Purchase of Firearm by Surviving Spouse, Child, or Parent of Deceased Peace Officer
614.053
Purchase Price of Firearm
614.054
When Firearm May Be Purchased
614.055
Purchase of Uniform Issued to Honorably Retired and Certain Medically Discharged State Peace Officers
614.061
Definition
614.062
Applicability of Subchapter
614.063
Polygraph Examination
614.071
Definitions
614.072
Administration of Program
614.073
Advisory Committee
614.074
Requests for Assistance
614.075
Fund
614.101
Definitions
614.102
Administration of Program
614.103
Requests for Assistance
614.104
Fund
614.105
Separate Account for Money from Texas Commission on Fire Protection
614.106
Rules
614.121
Definitions
614.122
Peace Officers
614.123
Reserve Law Enforcement Officer
614.124
Honorably Retired Peace Officer
614.125
Expiration Date
614.126
Tamper-proof Cards
614.127
Lost or Stolen Cards
614.151
Purposes of Subchapter
614.152
Definitions
614.153
Administration of Fire Department Listing
614.154
Listing Required
614.155
Listing Components
614.156
Renewal of Listing
614.172
Physical Fitness Programs and Standards
614.191
Definition
614.192
Insurance Coverage Required
614.211
Definitions
614.212
Suitability and Eligibility of Animal
614.213
Transferee
614.214
Contract
614.215
Liability
614.216
Effect of Subchapter
614.217
Effect of Surplus or Salvage Law
614.231
Definitions
614.232
Accompanying and Filming Peace Officers for Reality Television Program Prohibited
614.0505
Definition
614.1241
Qualified Retired Law Enforcement Officer

Accessed:
Jun. 5, 2024

§ 614.023’s source at texas​.gov