47.0605 Authority of law enforcement officer to seize weapons.

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Incident to an arrest for a crime involving domestic or family violence, a law enforcement officer:

(a) Shall seize all weapons that are alleged to have been involved or threatened to be used in the commission of a crime.

(b) May seize a weapon that is in the plain view of the officer or was discovered pursuant to a consensual search, as necessary for the protection of the officer or other persons.

History: 2004, PL 28-16.