(a) In a protective order issued under this chapter, the court may:
(1) order the alleged offender to take action as specified by the court that the court
determines is necessary or appropriate to prevent or reduce the likelihood of future
harm to the applicant or a member of the applicant's family or household; or
(2) prohibit the alleged offender from:
(i) directly or indirectly with the applicant or any member of the applicant's family
or household in a threatening or harassing manner; or
(ii) in any manner with the applicant or any member of the applicant's family or household
except through the applicant's attorney or a person appointed by the court, if the
court finds good cause for the prohibition;
(B) going to or near the residence, place of employment or business, or child-care
facility or school of the applicant or any member of the applicant's family or household;
(C) engaging in conduct directed specifically toward the applicant or any member of
the applicant's family or household, including following the person, that is reasonably
likely to harass, annoy, alarm, abuse, torment, or embarrass the person; and
(D) possessing a firearm, unless the alleged offender is a peace officer, as defined
by Section 1.07, Penal Code, actively engaged in employment as a sworn, full-time paid employee of a state agency
or political subdivision.
(b) In an order under Subsection (a)(2)(B), the court shall specifically describe
each prohibited location and the minimum distance from the location, if any, that
the alleged offender must maintain. This subsection does not apply to an order with respect to which the court has received
a request to maintain confidentiality of information revealing the locations.
(c) In a protective order, the court may suspend a license to carry a handgun issued
under Section 411.177, Government Code, that is held by the alleged offender.
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