Felony Offenses in the Texas Penal Code

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Texas Penal Code, Section 38.13 - Hindering Proceedings by Disorderly Conduct

CHAPTER 38. OBSTRUCTING GOVERNMENTAL OPERATION

        § 38.13.  HINDERING PROCEEDINGS BY DISORDERLY CONDUCT.  
        (a)  A person commits an offense if he intentionally hinders an official proceeding by noise or violent or tumultuous behavior or disturbance.
        (b)  A person commits an offense if he recklessly hinders an official proceeding by noise or violent or tumultuous behavior or disturbance and continues after explicit official request to desist.
        (c)  An offense under this section is a Class A misdemeanor.

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