Texas Code of Criminal Procedure

Art. Art. 42A.555
Confinement As a Condition of Community Supervision


(a)

A judge assessing punishment in a state jail felony case may impose as a condition of community supervision that a defendant submit at the beginning of the period of community supervision to a term of confinement in a state jail felony facility for a term of:

(1)

not less than 90 days or more than 180 days; or

(2)

not less than 90 days or more than one year, if the defendant is convicted of an offense punishable as a state jail felony under Section 481.112, 481.1121, 481.113, or 481.120 (Offense: Delivery of Marihuana), Health and Safety Code.

(b)

A judge may not require a defendant to submit to both the term of confinement authorized by this article and a term of confinement under Subchapter C or Article 42A.302 (Confinement).
Added by Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 770 (H.B. 2299), Sec. 1.01, eff. January 1, 2017.
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