(2) an honorably retired peace officer who formerly held a position described by Subdivision
(1) and voluntarily terminated employment with a law enforcement agency of this state
or a political subdivision of this state.
(b) On the death of an individual listed in Subsection (a), regardless of whether
the individual died as a result of a personal injury sustained in the line of duty
as a peace officer, the individual's next of kin may receive on request a state flag
from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement.
(c) If the office of the governor is notified of the death of an individual listed
in Subsection (a) by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement under Section 1701.161, Occupations Code, the office of the governor shall send to the individual's next of kin a certificate
that expresses condolences and gratitude on behalf of the governor and the people
of Texas for the individual's service as a Texas peace officer.
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