Tex. Local Gov't Code Section 202.009
Penalty: Possession of Record by Private Entity


A private college or university, a private museum or library, a private organization of any other type, or an individual commits an offense if the entity knowingly or intentionally acquires or possesses a local government record. An offense under this subsection is a Class A misdemeanor.


It is a defense to prosecution under this section that a private college, university, museum, or library, by agreement with the commission under Subchapter J, Chapter 441 (Libraries and Archives), Government Code, provides physical housing for a local government record the title to which has been vested in the commission.
Added by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 1248, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989.

Source: Section 202.009 — Penalty: Possession of Record by Private Entity, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/LG/htm/LG.­202.­htm#202.­009 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 202.009’s source at texas​.gov