Felony Restrictions by Code
Below is a listing of the Texas Codes that contain statutory restrictions on convicted felons. Click on a code to view the restrictions we have been able to identify within that code. We do not warrant this to be a complete listing of all restrictions for felons.
Article 16 Sec. 2. General Provisions — Exclusions From Office, Jury Service And Right Of Suffrage; Protection Of Right Of Suffrage
Sec. 2 - Laws shall be made to exclude from office persons who have been convicted of bribery, perjury, forgery, or other high crimes.
Those convicted of bribery, perjury, forgery, or other high crimes shall, by law, be excluded from public office, serving on juries, and from the right of suffrage.