State Jail Felonies

Smuggling of Persons

Sec. 20.05.  SMUGGLING OF PERSONS. (a)  A person commits an offense if the person intentionally uses a motor vehicle, aircraft, or watercraft to transport an individual with the intent to: (1)  conceal the individual from a peace officer or special investigator; or (2)  flee from a person the actor knows is a peace officer or special investigator attempting to lawfully… read more →

Criminal Negligent Homicide

Sec. 19.05.  CRIMINALLY NEGLIGENT HOMICIDE. (a)  A person commits an offense if he causes the death of an individual by criminal negligence. (b)  An offense under this section is a state jail felony. Acts 1973, 63rd Leg., p. 883, ch. 399, Sec. 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1974.  Renumbered from Penal Code Sec. 19.06 by Acts 1973, 63rd Leg., p. 1123,… read more →