Texas

Code Section
Pen. 12.31, 19.03, 8.07; CCrP 37.071, 43.14

Allowed
Yes

Effect of Incapacity
Exempt from execution

Minimum Age
17

Non-homicidal
N/A

Capital Homicide
Victim is peace officer or fireman in official duty; while committing/attempting to commit kidnapping, burglary, robbery, aggravated sexual assault or arson; obstruction; retaliation; for remuneration or employs another; while escaping; incarcerated and victim is employee or inmate; murder more than one person during same criminal transaction or scheme or course of conduct; victim under 6 years

Method of Execution
Lethal injection


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