Texas Penal Code

Texas Penal Code

The statutes available on this website are current through the Regular Session of the 84th Legislature, June 2015.

Title 1. Introductory Provisions

Chapter 1. General Provisions
Chapter 2. Burden of Proof
Chapter 3. Multiple Prosecutions

Title 2. General Principles of Criminal Responsibility

Chapter 6. Culpability Generally
Chapter 7. Criminal Responsibility for Conduct of Another
Chapter 8. General Defenses to Criminal Responsibility
Chapter 9. Justification Excluding Criminal Responsibility

Title 3. Punishments

Chapter 12. Punishments

Title 4. Inchoate Offenses

Chapter 15. Preparatory Offenses
Chapter 16. Criminal Instruments, Interception of Wire or Oral Communication, and Installation of Tracking Device

Title 5. Offenses Against the Person

Chapter 19. Criminal Homicide
Chapter 20. Kidnapping, Unlawful Restraint, and Smuggling of Persons
Chapter 20A. Trafficking of Persons
Chapter 21. Sexual Offenses
Chapter 22. Assaultive Offenses

Title 6. Offenses Against the Family

Chapter 25. Offenses Against the Family

Title 7. Offenses Against Property

Chapter 28. Arson, Criminal Mischief, and Other Property Damage or Destruction
Chapter 29. Robbery
Chapter 30. Burglary and Criminal Trespass
Chapter 31. Theft
Chapter 32. Fraud
Chapter 33. Computer Crimes
Chapter 33A. Telecommunications Crimes
Chapter 34. Money Laundering
Chapter 35. Insurance Fraud
Chapter 35A. Medicaid Fraud

Title 8. Offenses Against Public Administration

Chapter 36. Bribery and Corrupt Influence
Chapter 37. Perjury and Other Falsification
Chapter 38. Obstructing Governmental Operation
Chapter 39. Abuse of Office

Title 9. Offenses Against Public Order and Decency

Chapter 42. Disorderly Conduct and Related Offenses
Chapter 43. Public Indecency

Title 10. Offenses Against Public Health, Safety, and Morals

Chapter 46. Weapons
Chapter 47. Gambling
Chapter 48. Conduct Affecting Public Health
Chapter 49. Intoxication and Alcoholic Beverage Offenses

Title 11. Organized Crime

Chapter 71. Organized Crime