Except as provided by section 92.008 of the Texas Property Code, a landlord or landlord's agent may not interrupt, or cause the interruption of a utility service (water, waste water, gas or electric service) to a tenant, unless the interruption results from a bona fide repair, construction or an emergency. A rental property owner may interrupt electric service to certain residents provided that written notice and other procedures are strictly followed. Refer to Texas Property Code sections 92.008, 92.0091, and 92.301.
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