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(a) A local authority may authorize a school crossing guard to direct traffic in a school crossing zone if the guard successfully completes a training program in traffic direction as defined by the basic peace officer course curriculum established by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement.
(b) A school crossing guard trained under this section:
(1) is not a peace officer; and
(2) may not carry a weapon while directing traffic in a school crossing zone.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Texas Transportation Code - TRANSP § 600.004. Training of School Crossing Guard - last updated April 14, 2021 | https://codes.findlaw.com/tx/transportation-code/transp-sect-600-004/
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