The 95 year-old woman who had to remove her adult diaper may have put this one over the top.
Legislation to make enhanced airport security pat-downs a crime if they involve touching a passenger's "private" areas was approved by the Texas House and Senate on Monday.Straus' about face on this very welcome news and should serve as a testament to a very engaged Texas public.
The moves came just days after the measure appeared dead when the House speaker called the provisions "unenforceable" and "an embarrassment to the state of Texas."
By passing the bill, the "Texas Legislature is not only telling the (Transportation Security Administration) to change their policies - we're telling the Obama Administration that we will not be intimidated and we will vigorously defend our Constitutional rights," Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst, who presides over the Senate, said in a statement.
The two chambers passed similar measures as the special legislative session's conclusion on Wednesday approaches.
Texas Tribune has more.