(a) In this section, “prosecuting attorney” means a county attorney, district attorney, or criminal district attorney.
(b) An offense under this subchapter may be prosecuted:
(1) in any county in which the offense may be prosecuted under other law; or
(2) if the consent required by Subsection (c) is provided, in a county, other than
a county described by Subdivision (1), in which is located the educational institution
campus at which a victim of the offense is enrolled.
(c) An offense under this subchapter may be prosecuted in a county described by Subsection
(b)(2) only with the written consent of a prosecuting attorney of a county described
by Subsection (b)(1) who has authority to prosecute an offense under this subchapter.
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