Current with legislation from the 2019 Regular Session effective as of December 31, 2020
Section 451.002 - Remedies; Burden Of Proof(a) A person who violates Section 451.001 is liable for reasonable damages incurred by the employee as a result of the violation.(b) An employee discharged in violation of Section 451.001 is entitled to reinstatement in the former position of employment.(c) The burden of proof in a proceeding under this section is on the employee. Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 269, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.