Tex. Penal Code § 9.02

Updated March 27, 2018
Sec. 9.02 JUSTIFICATION AS A DEFENSE

It is a defense to prosecution that the conduct in question is justified under this chapter.

Acts 1973, 63rd Leg., p. 883, ch. 399, Sec. 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1974. Amended by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 900, Sec. 1.01, eff. Sept. 1, 1994.