Felony Offenses in the Texas Penal Code

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Texas Penal Code, Section 46.08 - Hoax Bombs

CHAPTER 46. WEAPONS

        § 46.08.  HOAX BOMBS.  (a)  A person commits an offense if the person knowingly manufactures, sells, purchases, transports, or possesses a hoax bomb with intent to use the hoax bomb to:
                (1)  make another believe that the hoax bomb is an explosive or incendiary device;  or
                (2)  cause alarm or reaction of any type by an official of a public safety agency or volunteer agency organized to deal with emergencies.
        (b)  An offense under this section is a Class A misdemeanor.

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