TEC 37.0021(b)(1)
Texas Education Code § 37.0021. Use of Confinement, Restraint, Seclusion and Time-Out.    

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(b)  In this section:      
    (1)  "Restraint" means the use of physical force or a mechanical device to significantly restrict the free movement of all or a portion of a student's body.     
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Last Amended:   82nd Leg., R.S., ch. 691, Sec. 2, eff. Sept. 1, 2011 
82nd Leg., R.S., ch. 691, Sec. 3, eff. Sept. 1, 2011
87th Leg, R.S., Ch. 225 (H.B. 785), Sec. 2, eff. June 4, 2021
Entered: October 20, 2021