Fine Amounts

NOTICE TO TEXAS LICENSE HOLDERS: FINES DO NOT INCLUDE STATE SURCHARGES

SPEEDING FINES DOUBLE IN CONSTRUCTION ZONES WITH WORKERS PRESENT
ADD $25 (COURT COST) FOR OFFENSES OCCURRING IN SCHOOL ZONES.

    1 to 7 miles per hour over speed limit - $140.00
    8 to 14 miles per hour over speed limit - $180.00
    15 to 20 miles per hour over speed limit - $220.00
    21 to 24 miles per hour over speed limit - $260.00
    25 miles per hour over speed limit and up - $300.00

FINE AMOUNTS FOR OTHER VIOLATIONS:

    No Seat Belt - - under 17 years of age $200.00
    No Child Safety Seat - $200.00
    No Seat Belt - - Age 17 and over $150.00
    Fail to Appear - $ 300.00
    Open Container of Alcohol (Driver) - $ 250.00
    Open Container of Alcohol (Passenger) - $ 200.00
    No Proof of Financial Responsibility - $ 300.00
    No Proof of Financial Responsibility sub - $ 500.00
    No Drivers License - $ 200.00
    Other Drivers License Violations - $ 170.00
    Unsafe Speed for Conditions - $ 170.00
    Possession of Drug Paraphernalia - $ 550.00
    Fail to Yield to Emergency Vehicle - $ 200.00
    Fail to Stop for School Bus - $ 650.00
    Fail to Slow or Move Over $ 200.00
    For Certain Stationary Vehicle
    Violation Unlisted - $ 200.00

COMMERCIAL VEHICLE VIOLATIONS:
OVERWEIGHT VIOLATIONS FINE AMOUNTS:

    Under 2,500 lbs. Overweight - $ 200.00
    2,500 - 5,000 lbs Overweight - $ 600.00
    5,001 - 10,000 lbs Overweight - $1,100.00
    10,001 - 20,000 lbs Overweight - $2,600.00
    20,001 - 40,000 lbs Overweight - $5,100.00
    More than 40,000 lbs Overweight - $7,100.00

FINE AMOUNTS FOR OTHER VIOLATIONS:

    False Log - $250.00
    All other violations - $225.00