§ 13.01 Offenses Committed Outside This State
§ 13.02 Forgery
§ 13.03 Perjury
§ 13.04 On the Boundaries of Counties
§ 13.045 On the Boundaries of Certain Municipalities
§ 13.05 Criminal Homicide Committed Outside This State
§ 13.06 Committed On a Boundary Stream
§ 13.07 Injured in One County and Dying in Another
§ 13.072 Continuous Violence Against the Family Committed in More Than One County
§ 13.075 Child Injured in One County and Residing in Another
§ 13.08 Theft; Organized Retail Theft; Cargo Theft
§ 13.09 Hindering Secured Creditors
§ 13.10 Persons Acting Under Authority of This State
§ 13.11 On Vessels
§ 13.12 Trafficking of Persons, False Imprisonment, Kidnapping, and Smuggling of Persons
§ 13.13 Conspiracy
§ 13.14 Bigamy
§ 13.15 Sexual Assault
§ 13.16 Criminal Nonsupport
§ 13.17 Proof of Venue
§ 13.18 Other Offenses
§ 13.19 Where Venue Cannot Be Determined
§ 13.20 Venue by Consent
§ 13.21 Organized Criminal Activity
§ 13.22 Possession and Delivery of Marihuana
§ 13.23 Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle
§ 13.24 Illegal Recruitment of Athletes
§ 13.25 Computer Crimes
§ 13.26 Telecommunications Crimes
§ 13.27 Simulating Legal Process
§ 13.271 Prosecution of Mortgage Fraud
§ 13.28 Escape; Unauthorized Absence
§ 13.29 Fraudulent Use or Possession of Identifying Information
§ 13.291 Credit Card or Debit Card Abuse
§ 13.295 Unauthorized Acquisition or Transfer of Certain Financial Information
§ 13.30 Fraudulent, Substandard, or Fictitious Degree
§ 13.31 Failure to Comply With Sex Offender Registration Statute
§ 13.315 Failure to Comply With Sexually Violent Predator Civil Commitment Requirement
§ 13.32 Misapplication of Certain Property
§ 13.34 Certain Offenses Committed Against a Child Committed to the Texas Juvenile Justice Department
§ 13.35 Money Laundering
§ 13.36 Stalking
§ 13.37 Obstruction or Retaliation
§ 13.38 Venue for Protective Order Offenses

Terms Used In Texas Code of Criminal Procedure Chapter 13

  • Affidavit: means a statement in writing of a fact or facts signed by the party making it, sworn to before an officer authorized to administer oaths, and officially certified to by the officer under his seal of office. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Clerk of court: An officer appointed by the court to work with the chief judge in overseeing the court's administration, especially to assist in managing the flow of cases through the court and to maintain court records.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Electronic funds transfer: The transfer of money between accounts by consumer electronic systems-such as automated teller machines (ATMs) and electronic payment of bills-rather than by check or cash. (Wire transfers, checks, drafts, and paper instruments do not fall into this category.) Source: OCC
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.