Gang-Related Legislation by State
(Laws Updated Through December 2018)

Texas

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Subjects for this jurisdiction:
Accomplice Liability
Civil and Administrative Actions
Correctional Facilities
Curfew
Data Reporting and Sharing
Forfeiture
Funding
Gang Databases
Gang-Related Definitions
Graffiti
Juveniles
Nuisance
Participation
Penalties (including Sentencing Enhancement), Fines, and Damages
Prevention
Probation and Parole
Prosecution
Racketeering, Money Laundering, Criminal Enterprise, and Criminal Profiteering
Recruitment, Threats, Intimidation
Schools and Education
Training and Technical Assistance
Weapons
Witnesses and Victims

Accomplice Liability (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 12.03. Aggravated Offenses, Attempt, Conspiracy, Solicitation, Organized Criminal Activity.

Tex. Pen. Code § 15.04. Renunciation Defense.

Tex. Pen. Code § 20A.02. Trafficking of Persons.

Tex. Pen. Code § 20A.04. Accomplice Witness; Testimony and Immunity.

Tex. Pen. Code § 43.06. Accomplice Witness; Testimony and Immunity.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.03. Defenses Excluded.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.05. Renunciation Defense.

Civil and Administrative Actions (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.062. Public Nuisance; Combination.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.063. Public Nuisance; Use of Place.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.064. Suit to Abate Nuisance.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.065. Court Order.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.066. Attorney's Fees.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.066. Violation of Court Order.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.067. Continuation of Activities Pending Trial or Appeal; Appeal.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.069. Use of Place; Evidence.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.070. Civil Action for Violation of Injunction.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.0675. Injunction for Specified Period.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.075. Right to Request Existence of Criminal Information.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.08. Right to Request Review of Criminal Information.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.09. Judicial Review.

Tex. Local Gov’t Code § 250.006. Graffiti Removal.

Correctional Facilities (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42A.301. Basic Discretionary Conditions.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.06. Removal of Records Relating to an Individual Other Than a Child.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.11. Gang Resource System.

Tex. Gov’t Code § 499.051. Notification of Release of Gang Member.

Curfew (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Gov’t Code § 71.0352. Juvenile data: justice, municipal, and truancy courts.

Data Reporting and Sharing (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42.0181. Notice of Theft, Fraud, Money Laundering, or Insurance Fraud Provided by Clerk of Court.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42A.507. Community Supervision for Certain Defendants Identified As Members of Criminal Street Gangs; Electronic Monitoring.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.02. Criminal Combination and Criminal Street Gang Intelligence Database; Submission Criteria.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.03. Release of Information.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.04. Criminal Information Relating to Child.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.05. Unauthorized Use or Release of Criminal Information.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.06. Removal of Records Relating to an Individual Other Than a Child.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.07. Removal of Records Relating to a Child.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.075. Right to Request Existence of Criminal Information.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.08. Right to Request Review of Criminal Information.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.09. Judicial Review.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.10. Tex. Violent Gang Task Force.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.11. Gang Resource System.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.12. Database User Training.

Tex. Ed. Code § 33.006. School Counselors; General Duties.

Tex. Ed. Code § 37.110. Information Regarding Gang-Free Zones.

Tex. Ed. Code § 51.973. Information Regarding Gang-Free Zones.

Tex. Fam. Code § 58.252. Exempted Records.

Tex. Fam. Code § 61.102. Right to Be Information of Proceeding.

Tex. Gov’t Code § 71.0352. Juvenile data: justice, municipal, and truancy courts.

Tex. Gov’t Code § 421.082. Powers and Duties.

Tex. Gov’t Code § 499.051. Notification of Release of Gang Member.

Tex. Gov’t Code § 772.007. Tex. Anti-Gang Grant Program.

Tex. Hum. Res. Code § 42.064. Information Regarding Gang-Free Zones.

Forfeiture (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.070. Civil Action for Violation of Injunction.

Funding (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.070. Civil Action for Violation of Injunction.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 102.0171. Court Costs: Juvenile Delinquency Prevention Funds.

Tex. Gov’t Code § 772.007. Tex. Anti-Gang Grant Program.

Tex. Gov't Code 509.016. Prison Diversion Progressive Sanctions Program.

Gang Databases (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42A.507. Community Supervision for Certain Defendants Identified As Members of Criminal Street Gangs; Electronic Monitoring.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.02. Criminal Combination and Criminal Street Gang Intelligence Database; Submission Criteria.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.03. Release of Information.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.04. Criminal Information Relating to Child.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.05. Unauthorized Use or Release of Criminal Information.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.06. Removal of Records Relating to an Individual Other Than a Child.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.07. Removal of Records Relating to a Child.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.075. Right to Request Existence of Criminal Information.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.08. Right to Request Review of Criminal Information.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.09. Judicial Review.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.11. Gang Resource System.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.12. Database User Training.

Tex. Gov’t Code § 421.082. Powers and Duties.

Tex. Gov’t Code § 508.227. Electronic Monitoring of Certain Members of Criminal Street Gang.

Gang-Related Definitions (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.061. Definitions. [Membership in Criminal Street Gang]

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.01. Definitions. [Compilation of Information Pertaining to Criminal Combinations and Criminal Street Gangs]

Tex. Fam. Code § 54.0491. Gang-Related Conduct.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.01. Definitions. [Organized Crime]

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.023. Directing Activities of Criminal Street Gangs.

Graffiti (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.061. Definitions. [Membership in Criminal Street Gang]

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 102.0171. Court Costs: Juvenile Delinquency Prevention Funds.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42A.509. Community Supervision for Graffiti Offense.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.01. Definitions. [Compilation of Information Pertaining to Criminal Combinations and Criminal Street Gangs]

Tex. Fam. Code § 54.046. Conditions of Probation for Damaging Property with Graffiti.

Tex. Fam. Code § 54.0481. Restitution for Damaging Property With Graffiti.

Tex. Local Gov’t Code § 250.006. Graffiti Removal.

Tex. Pen. Code § 28.03. Criminal Mischief.

Tex. Pen. Code § 28.08. Graffiti.

Juveniles (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.03. Release of Information.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.04. Criminal Information Relating to Child.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.07. Removal of Records Relating to a Child.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.075. Right to Request Existence of Criminal Information.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.08. Right to Request Review of Criminal Information.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.11. Gang Resource System.

Tex. Ed. Code § 33.006. School Counselors; General Duties.

Tex. Fam. Code § 54.046. Conditions of Probation for Damaging Property with Graffiti.

Tex. Fam. Code § 54.0481. Restitution for Damaging Property With Graffiti.

Tex. Fam. Code § 54.0491. Gang-Related Conduct.

Tex. Fam. Code § 58.252. Exempted Records.

Tex. Fam. Code § 61.102. Right to Be Information of Proceeding.

Tex. Gov’t Code § 71.0352. Juvenile data: justice, municipal, and truancy courts.

Tex. Health & Safety Code § 146.012. Tattoos Prohibited for Certain Persons.

Tex. Pen. Code § 15.031. Criminal Solicitation of a Minor.

Tex. Pen. Code § 20A.02. Trafficking of Persons.

Tex. Pen. Code § 46.02. Unlawful Carrying Weapons.

Nuisance (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.062. Public Nuisance; Combination.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.063. Public Nuisance; Use of Place.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.064. Suit to Abate Nuisance.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.065. Court Order.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.066. Attorney's Fees.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.066. Violation of Court Order.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.067. Continuation of Activities Pending Trial or Appeal; Appeal.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.069. Use of Place; Evidence.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.070. Civil Action for Violation of Injunction.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.0675. Injunction for Specified Period.

Participation (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.061. Definitions. [Membership in Criminal Street Gang]

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42.0197. Finding Regarding Gang-Related Conduct. [Judgment and Sentence]

Tex. Fam. Code § 54.0491. Gang-Related Conduct.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.02. Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.023. Directing Activities of Criminal Street Gangs.

Tex. Transp. Code § 521.4565. Conspiring to Manufacture Counterfeit License or Certificate.

Penalties (including Sentencing Enhancement), Fines, and Damages (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 102.0171. Court Costs: Juvenile Delinquency Prevention Funds.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42A.508. Community Supervision for Certain Organized Crime Offenses; Restrictions on Operation of Motor Vehicle.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42A.509. Community Supervision for Graffiti Offense.

Tex. Fam. Code § 54.046. Conditions of Probation for Damaging Property with Graffiti.

Tex. Fam. Code § 54.0481. Restitution for Damaging Property With Graffiti.

Tex. Pen. Code § 28.03. Criminal Mischief.

Tex. Pen. Code § 28.08. Graffiti.

Tex. Pen. Code § 34.01. Definitions. ["Money Laundering"]

Tex. Pen. Code § 34.02. Money Laundering.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.02. Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.05. Renunciation Defense.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.022. Coercing, Inducing, or Soliciting Membership in a Criminal Street Gang.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.023. Directing Activities of Criminal Street Gangs.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.028. Gang-Free Zones.

Tex. Transp. Code § 521.4565. Conspiring to Manufacture Counterfeit License or Certificate.

Prevention (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42.12. Community Supervision.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.10. Tex. Violent Gang Task Force.

Tex. Gov’t Code § 772.007. Tex. Anti-Gang Grant Program.

Tex. Gov't Code 509.016. Prison Diversion Progressive Sanctions Program.

Tex. Hum. Res. Code § 42.064. Information Regarding Gang-Free Zones.

Tex. Local Gov't Code § 363.151. District Responsibilities; Limitations on Expenditures.

Probation and Parole (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42.12. Community Supervision.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42A.301. Basic Discretionary Conditions.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42A.507. Community Supervision for Certain Defendants Identified As Members of Criminal Street Gangs; Electronic Monitoring.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42A.508. Community Supervision for Certain Organized Crime Offenses; Restrictions on Operation of Motor Vehicle.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42A.509. Community Supervision for Graffiti Offense.

Tex. Fam. Code § 54.046. Conditions of Probation for Damaging Property with Graffiti.

Tex. Gov’t Code § 508.227. Electronic Monitoring of Certain Members of Criminal Street Gang.

Tex. Gov’t Code § 508.1141. Specialized Training; Gang Members.

Prosecution (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 102.0171. Court Costs: Juvenile Delinquency Prevention Funds.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 12.03. Aggravated Offenses, Attempt, Conspiracy, Solicitation, Organized Criminal Activity.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42.0181. Notice of Theft, Fraud, Money Laundering, or Insurance Fraud Provided by Clerk of Court.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42.0197. Finding Regarding Gang-Related Conduct. [Judgment and Sentence]

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42A.301. Basic Discretionary Conditions.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.01. Definitions. [Compilation of Information Pertaining to Criminal Combinations and Criminal Street Gangs]

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.05. Unauthorized Use or Release of Criminal Information.

Tex. Fam. Code § 54.0491. Gang-Related Conduct.

Tex. Fam. Code § 61.102. Right to Be Information of Proceeding.

Tex. Gov’t Code § 421.082. Powers and Duties.

Tex. Pen. Code § 15.04. Renunciation Defense.

Tex. Pen. Code § 15.031. Criminal Solicitation of a Minor.

Tex. Pen. Code § 20A.02. Trafficking of Persons.

Tex. Pen. Code § 20A.04. Accomplice Witness; Testimony and Immunity.

Tex. Pen. Code § 22.06. Consent As Defense to Assaultive Conduct.

Tex. Pen. Code § 28.03. Criminal Mischief.

Tex. Pen. Code § 28.08. Graffiti.

Tex. Pen. Code § 34.01. Definitions. ["Money Laundering"]

Tex. Pen. Code § 34.02. Money Laundering.

Tex. Pen. Code § 43.06. Accomplice Witness; Testimony and Immunity.

Tex. Pen. Code § 46.02. Unlawful Carrying Weapons.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.02. Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.03. Defenses Excluded.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.05. Renunciation Defense.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.022. Coercing, Inducing, or Soliciting Membership in a Criminal Street Gang.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.023. Directing Activities of Criminal Street Gangs.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.028. Gang-Free Zones.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.029. Maps As Evidence of Location or Area.

Tex. Transp. Code § 521.4565. Conspiring to Manufacture Counterfeit License or Certificate.

Racketeering, Money Laundering, Criminal Enterprise, and Criminal Profiteering (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42.0181. Notice of Theft, Fraud, Money Laundering, or Insurance Fraud Provided by Clerk of Court.

Tex. Pen. Code § 34.01. Definitions. ["Money Laundering"]

Tex. Pen. Code § 34.02. Money Laundering.

Recruitment, Threats, Intimidation (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.061. Definitions. [Membership in Criminal Street Gang]

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.01. Definitions. [Compilation of Information Pertaining to Criminal Combinations and Criminal Street Gangs]

Tex. Pen. Code § 15.031. Criminal Solicitation of a Minor.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.022. Coercing, Inducing, or Soliciting Membership in a Criminal Street Gang.

Schools and Education (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Ed. Code § 33.006. School Counselors; General Duties.

Tex. Ed. Code § 37.110. Information Regarding Gang-Free Zones.

Tex. Ed. Code § 37.121. Fraternities, Sororities, Secret Societies, and Gangs.

Tex. Ed. Code § 51.973. Information Regarding Gang-Free Zones.

Tex. Hum. Res. Code § 42.064. Information Regarding Gang-Free Zones.

Tex. Pen. Code § 28.08. Graffiti.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.028. Gang-Free Zones.

Training and Technical Assistance (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.12. Database User Training.

Tex. Gov’t Code § 508.1141. Specialized Training; Gang Members.

Weapons (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 61.01. Definitions. [Compilation of Information Pertaining to Criminal Combinations and Criminal Street Gangs]

Tex. Fam. Code § 61.102. Right to Be Information of Proceeding.

Tex. Pen. Code § 46.02. Unlawful Carrying Weapons.

Witnesses and Victims (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 42A.301. Basic Discretionary Conditions.

Tex. Fam. Code § 54.046. Conditions of Probation for Damaging Property with Graffiti.

Tex. Pen. Code § 20A.04. Accomplice Witness; Testimony and Immunity.

Tex. Pen. Code § 22.06. Consent As Defense to Assaultive Conduct.

Tex. Pen. Code § 43.06. Accomplice Witness; Testimony and Immunity.

Tex. Pen. Code § 71.02. Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity.


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