§ 9.01 Definitions
§ 9.02 Justification as a Defense
§ 9.03 Confinement as Justifiable Force
§ 9.04 Threats as Justifiable Force
§ 9.05 Reckless Injury of Innocent Third Person
§ 9.06 Civil Remedies Unaffected

Terms Used In Texas Penal Code Chapter 9 > Subchapter A - General Provisions

  • Actor: means a person whose criminal responsibility is in issue in a criminal action. See Texas Penal Code 1.07
  • Another: means a person other than the actor. See Texas Penal Code 1.07
  • Bodily injury: means physical pain, illness, or any impairment of physical condition. See Texas Penal Code 1.07
  • Conduct: means an act or omission and its accompanying mental state. See Texas Penal Code 1.07
  • Death: includes , for an individual who is an unborn child, the failure to be born alive. See Texas Penal Code 1.07
  • Person: means an individual or a corporation, association, limited liability company, or other entity or organization governed by the Business Organizations Code. See Texas Penal Code 1.07