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 – $180.00
    8 to 14 miles per hour over speed limit – $220.00
    15 to 20 miles per hour over speed limit – $260.00
    21 to 24 miles per hour over speed limit – $280.00
    25 miles per hour over speed limit and up – $325.00

FINE AMOUNTS FOR OTHER VIOLATIONS:

    No Seat Belt – – under 17 years of age $225.00
    No Child Safety Seat – $200.00
    No Seat Belt – – Age 17 and over $200.00
    Fail to Appear – $ 300.00
    Open Container of Alcohol (Driver) – $ 300.00
    Open Container of Alcohol (Passenger) – $ 250.00
    No Proof of Financial Responsibility – $ 300.00
    No Proof of Financial Responsibility sub – $ 500.00
    No Drivers License – $ 200.00
    Other Drivers License Violations – $ 200.00
    Unsafe Speed for Conditions – $ 200.00
    Possession of Drug Paraphernalia – $ 550.00
    Fail to Yield to Emergency Vehicle – $ 300.00
    Fail to Stop for School Bus – $ 650.00
    Fail to Slow or Move Over $ 300.00
    For Certain Stationary Vehicle
    Violation Unlisted – $ 200.00

COMMERCIAL VEHICLE VIOLATIONS:
OVERWEIGHT VIOLATIONS FINE AMOUNTS:

    Under 2,500 lbs. Overweight – $ 400.00
    2,500 – 5,000 lbs Overweight – $ 700.00
    5,001 – 10,000 lbs Overweight – $1,200.00
    10,001 – 20,000 lbs Overweight – $2,750.00
    20,001 – 40,000 lbs Overweight – $5,250.00
    More than 40,000 lbs Overweight – $7,250.00

FINE AMOUNTS FOR OTHER VIOLATIONS:

    False Log – $500.00
    All other violations – $225.00