CHAPTER 38. OBSTRUCTING GOVERNMENTAL OPERATION
§ 38.19. FAILURE TO PROVIDE NOTICE AND REPORT OF DEATH OF
RESIDENT OF INSTITUTION.
(a) A superintendent or general manager
of an institution commits an offense if, as required by Article
49.24 or 49.25, Code of Criminal Procedure, the person fails to:
(1) provide notice of the death of an individual under
the care, custody, or control of or residing in the institution;
(2) submit a report on the death of the individual; or
(3) include in the report material facts known or
discovered by the person at the time the report was filed.
(b) An offense under this section is a Class B misdemeanor.