Texas Government Code § 411.0252. Offenses Against Public Administration

For purposes of this subchapter, the following are offenses against public administration:

(1) an offense under Title 8, Penal Code, committed by a state officer or a state employee in connection with the powers and duties of the state office or state employment;

(2) an offense under Chapter 301, 302, 571, 572, or 2004 committed by a state officer or a state employee in connection with the powers and duties of the state office or state employment or by a candidate for state office;

(3) an offense under Chapter 573 committed by a state officer in connection with the powers and duties of the state office;  and

(4) an offense under Title 15, Election Code, committed in connection with:

(A) a campaign for or the holding of state office;  or

(B) an election on a proposed constitutional amendment.


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