Tex. Occ. Code Section 2033.012
False Statements


In this section, “statement” means a representation of fact, including:


a written or oral statement; or


a sworn or unsworn statement.


A person commits an offense if the person knowingly makes a material and false, incorrect, or deceptive statement to another person who is conducting an investigation or exercising discretion under this subtitle or a rule adopted under this subtitle.


An offense under this section is a state jail felony unless the statement was material in a commission action relating to a racetrack license, in which event the offense is a felony of the third degree.
Added by Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 963 (S.B. 1969), Sec. 1.01, eff. April 1, 2019.

Source: Section 2033.012 — False Statements, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/OC/htm/OC.­2033.­htm#2033.­012 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 2033.012’s source at texas​.gov