Felony Offenses in the Texas Penal Code

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Texas Penal Code, Section 20.05 - Unlawful Transport

CHAPTER 20. KIDNAPPING AND UNLAWFUL RESTRAINT

§ 20.05.  UNLAWFUL TRANSPORT.
        (a)  A person commits an offense if the person for pecuniary benefit transports an individual in a manner that:
                (1)  is designed to conceal the individual from local, state, or federal law enforcement authorities; and
                (2)  creates a substantial likelihood that the individual will suffer serious bodily injury or death.
        (b)  An offense under this section is a state jail felony.

Added by Acts 1999, 76th Leg., ch. 1014, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1999.

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