Offenses in Addition to Other Penal Provisions

This Texas Hazing Law does not affect or repeal any penal law of this state. This law does not limit or affect the right of an educational institution to enforce its own penalties against hazing.

Copies of the entire hazing law enacted by the Texas legislature are available from Student Conduct Administration or the hazing bill may be viewed in its entirety at the “Texas Legislature Online" website at: http://www.statutes.legis.state.tx.us/Docs/ED/htm/ED.37.htm. Information about hazing may be found in the Texas Education Code, Chapter 37, sections 37.151 through 37.157 and Chapter 51, section 51.936.