Under the Texas Penal Code this offense is committed when a person knowingly:
This is a Class B Misdemeanor.
It is a Class A Misdemeanor if the defendant has been previously convicted one (1) or two (2) times for prostitution.
It is a State Jail Felony if the defendant has been previously convicted three (3) or more times for prostitution.
It is a Second Degree Felony if the person solicited is younger than eighteen (18) years of age regardless of whether the defendant knew the age of the person solicited at the time the offense was committed.
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