Texas Government Code - GOV'T § 125.002. Authority to Establish Program

The commissioners court of a county may establish a mental health court program for persons who:

(1) have been arrested for or charged with a misdemeanor or felony;  and

(2) are suspected by a law enforcement agency or a court of having a mental illness or mental retardation.

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