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The Most Common Fine & Fee Moving Violation

Updated October 2016
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Moving Violations (Personal Vehicle) Fine & Fee Qualifies
for Driving
Safety Course if applicable
Backing When Unsafe $261.00 YES
Cut Across Private Drive To Avoid Traffic Control Device $236.00 YES
Disregard Barricade/Warning $241.00 YES
Disregard Railroad Crossing $286.00 YES
Disregard Traffic Control Device $261.00 YES
Disregard/Ran Stop Light $334.00 YES
Disregard/Ran Stop Sign $334.00 YES
Driving On Wrong Side Of Road Two-Way $326.00 YES
Driving Without Headlight When Required $201.00 YES
Driving Wrong Way On A One Way $326.00 YES
Exited Controlled Highway $226.00 YES
Failed To Control Speed $236.00 YES
Failed To Dim Lights $201.00 YES
Failed To Drive In Single Lane/Marked Lane $231.00 YES
Failed To Signal Lane Change $176.00 YES
Failed To Signal Turn $176.00 YES
Failed To Yield Right Of Way $231.00 YES
Failed To Yield To Emer. Vehicle $281.00 YES
Following Too Close $256.00 YES
Illegal/Improper Turn Wide Right $231.00 YES
Illegally Parked Vehicle Blocking Roadway $176.00 YES
Improper Turn In Straight Only Lane $231.00 YES
Littering (Illegal Dumping) HSC 365.0001 $581.00 NO
Modified Vehicle/Window Tinting $176.00 YES
Passing In A No Passing Zone $326.00 YES
Unsafe Lane Change $181.00 YES
Unsafe Speed $256.00 YES
Speeding Over Posted Speed Limit
01 To 10 Miles Over The Posted Speed Limit $186.00 YES
11 To 15 Miles Over The Posted Speed Limit $211.00 YES
16 To 20 Miles Over The Posted Speed Limit $286.00 YES
21 To 24 Miles Over The Posted Speed Limit $331.00 YES
25 And Above Over The Posted Speed Limit $331.00 NO
Speeding In School Zone (Any Speed Over The Posted Limit) $331.00 YES
Liability Insurance Violations
Fail To Maintain Financial Responsibility -- 1st
$346.00 NO
Fail To Maintain Financial Responsibility -- 2nd Must Appear before Judge NO
Other Miscellaneous Violations
Assault / Family Violence
Must Appear before Judge N/A
Assault By Contact $581.00 N/A
Disorderly Conduct $331.00 N/A
Public Intoxication $331.00 N/A
Driver's License Violation
Allowed Unlicensed Drivers To Drive
$276.00
Expired Driver's License $121.00
Failed To Change Address On Driver's License $111.00
Failed To Display Driver's License $121.00
No Valid Texas Driver's License $276.00
Driving While License Invalid (DWLI) $181.00
Seat Belt & Child Safety Seat Violation
Child In Open Bed Of Truck/Allowing Person To Ride In Trailer $271.00
No Seat Belt On Driver/Passenger 17+ Older $181.00
Unrestrained Child Younger Than 17 (Driver Cited) $281.00
Vehicle Plate, Inspections & Registration
Defective Equipment (Brake Lights Or Headlights) $151.00
Expired Or No License Plate Registration $159.00
Expired Or No Trailer Registration Sticker $159.00
No License Plate On Front Of Vehicle $181.00
No License Plate Light (Rear) $156.00
School Zone Violations
Disregard School Bus Loading/Unloading
$884.00 NO
Speeding Over Posted Speed Limit
(Construction Zone with Workers Present)
01 To 10 Miles Over The Posted Speed Limit $239.00 NO
11 To 15 Miles Over The Posted Speed Limit $283.00 NO
16 To 20 Miles Over The Posted Speed Limit $433.00 NO
21 And Above Over The Posted Speed Limit $523.00 NO
Commercial Vehicle Violation
Defective Brakes $296.00 NO
Expired Commercial Driver's License (CDL) $176.00 NO
Failed To Secure Load/Loosen Material/No Tarp $181.00 NO
No Commercial Driver's License (CDL) $276.00 NO
No TX DOT Cab Card $186.00 NO
Tire Violation $311.00 NO
Mud Flap Violation (CVM) $226.00 NO