82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 260, Chapter 223 Page: 1 of 8
The following text was automatically extracted from the image on this page using optical character recognition software:
: .~ ---- !
H.B. No. 260
relating to the prosecution and punishment of unlawful transport of
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
SECTION 1. The heading to Chapter 20, Penal Code, is amended
to read as follows:
CHAPTER 20. KIDNAPPING, [AND] UNLAWFUL RESTRAINT, AND
SMUGGLING OF PERSONS
SECTION 2. Section 20.05, Penal Code, is amended to read as
Sec. 20.05. SMUGGLING OF PERSONS [UNLAWFUL TRANSPORT].
(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 arrest or
detain the actor [un y
iniiulwilsfe seiu boiy' nuyrdet]
Here’s what’s next.
This document can be searched. Note: Results may vary based on the legibility of text within the document.
Tools / Downloads
Get a copy of this page or view the extracted text.
Citing and Sharing
Basic information for referencing this web page. We also provide extended guidance on usage rights, references, copying or embedding.
Reference the current page of this Legislative Document.
Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. 82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 260, Chapter 223, legislative document, June 17, 2011; [Austin, Texas]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth311320/m1/1/?rotate=270: accessed August 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.