Texas Transportation Code
Sec. § 542.501
Obedience Required to Police Officers and to School Crossing Guards

A person may not wilfully fail or refuse to comply with a lawful order or direction of:


a police officer; or


a school crossing guard who:


is performing crossing guard duties in a school crosswalk to stop and yield to a pedestrian; or


has been trained under Section 600.004 and is directing traffic in a school crossing zone.
Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 165, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1995. Amended by Acts 1999, 76th Leg., ch. 724, Sec. 1, eff. Aug. 30, 1999.
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