Texas Transportation Code

Sec. § 521.241
Definitions


In this subchapter:

(1)

“Essential need” means a need of a person for the operation of a motor vehicle:

(A)

in the performance of an occupation or trade or for transportation to and from the place at which the person practices the person’s occupation or trade;

(B)

for transportation to and from an educational facility in which the person is enrolled; or

(C)

in the performance of essential household duties.

(2)

“Ignition interlock device” means a device that uses a deep-lung breath analysis mechanism to make impractical the operation of a motor vehicle if ethyl alcohol is detected in the breath of the operator of the vehicle.
Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 165, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1995.
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