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Texas Education Code - EDUC § 37.0052. Placement or Expulsion of Students Who Have Engaged in Certain Bullying Behavior

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(a) In this section:

(1) “Bullying” has the meaning assigned by Section 37.0832.

(2) “Intimate visual material” has the meaning assigned by Section 98B.001, Civil Practice and Remedies Code.

(b) A student may be removed from class and placed in a disciplinary alternative education program as provided by Section 37.008 or expelled if the student:

(1) engages in bullying that encourages a student to commit or attempt to commit suicide;

(2) incites violence against a student through group bullying;  or

(3) releases or threatens to release intimate visual material of a minor or a student who is 18 years of age or older without the student's consent.

(c) Nothing in this section exempts a school from reporting a finding of intimate visual material of a minor.

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