Texas Local Government Code

Sec. § 174.203
Lockout by Municipality; Injunction; Penalty

If a municipality or its designated agent or a department or agency head engages in a lockout of fire fighters or police officers, a court shall:


prohibit the lockout;


impose a fine not to exceed $2,000 on any individual violator; or


both prohibit the lockout and impose the fine.
Added by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 269, Sec. 4, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.

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