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(a) A person commits an offense if the person:
(1) operates a motor vehicle in a public place, operates an aircraft, a watercraft, or an amusement ride, or assembles a mobile amusement ride; and
(2) is intoxicated and by reason of that intoxication causes the death of another by accident or mistake.
(b) Except as provided by Section 49.09 , an offense under this section is a felony of the second degree.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Texas Penal Code - PENAL § 49.08. Intoxication Manslaughter - last updated April 14, 2021 | https://codes.findlaw.com/tx/penal-code/penal-sect-49-08.html
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