Public places; disorderly conduct, right of person in charge to detain. (SB497)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Disorderly conduct in public places; right to detain. Provides that the person in charge of any public building, place, conveyance, meeting, operation, or activity may detain any person who engages in disorderly conduct for a period not to exceed one hour pending arrival of a law-enforcement officer. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101055D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/22/2018Continued to 2019 in Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
11/30/2018Left in Courts of Justice

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