By:  Goolsby (Senate Sponsor - Carona)                            H.B. No. 1401
	(In the Senate - Received from the House April 14, 2003; 
April 15, 2003, read first time and referred to Committee on 
Government Organization; May 23, 2003, reported favorably by the 
following vote:  Yeas 6, Nays 0; May 23, 2003, sent to printer.)

relating to the implementation of Amber Alert or another system for publicly disseminating emergency information about abducted children by the Texas Lottery Commission. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS: SECTION 1. Subchapter B, Chapter 466, Government Code, is amended by adding Section 466.026 to read as follows: Sec. 466.026. AMBER ALERT. On receipt of notice by the Department of Public Safety that the Statewide Texas Amber Alert Network has been activated, the commission shall disseminate Amber Alert information at its retail locations through the lottery operator system. SECTION 2. This Act takes effect September 1, 2003.
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