Texas Health and Safety Code

Sec. § 821.0211
Additional Definition

In this subchapter, “magistrate” means any officer as defined in Article 2.09 (Who Are Magistrates), Code of Criminal Procedure, except that the term does not include justices of the supreme court, judges of the court of criminal appeals, or courts of appeals, judges or associate judges of statutory probate courts, or judges or associate judges of district courts that give preference to family law matters or family district courts under Subchapter D, Chapter 24 (District Courts), Government Code.
Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 1043, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 2003.
Amended by:
Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 334 (H.B. 890), Sec. 10, eff. September 1, 2009.

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