Texas Code of Criminal Procedure

Art. Art. 42A.556
Sanctions Imposed on Modification of Community Supervision

If in a state jail felony case a defendant violates a condition of community supervision imposed under this chapter and after a hearing under Article 42A.751 (Violation of Conditions of Community Supervision; Detention and Hearing)(d) the judge modifies the defendant’s community supervision, the judge may impose any sanction permitted by Article 42A.752 (Continuation or Modification of Community Supervision After Violation), except that if the judge requires a defendant to serve a term of confinement in a state jail felony facility as a modification of the defendant’s community supervision, the minimum term of confinement is 90 days and the maximum term of confinement is 180 days.
Added by Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 770 (H.B. 2299), Sec. 1.01, eff. January 1, 2017.

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