Tex. Transp. Code Section 545.052
Driving Past Vehicle Moving in Opposite Direction


An operator moving in the opposite direction of the movement of another operator shall:

(1)

move to or remain to the right; and

(2)

on a roadway wide enough for not more than one line of vehicle movement in each direction, give the other operator:

(A)

at least one-half of the main traveled portion of the roadway; or

(B)

if complying with Paragraph (A) is not possible, as much of the roadway as possible.
Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 165, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1995.

Source: Section 545.052 — Driving Past Vehicle Moving in Opposite Direction, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/TN/htm/TN.­545.­htm#545.­052 (accessed Apr. 20, 2024).

545.001
Definitions
545.002
Operator
545.051
Driving on Right Side of Roadway
545.052
Driving Past Vehicle Moving in Opposite Direction
545.053
Passing to the Left
545.054
Passing to the Left: Safe Distance
545.055
Passing to the Left: Passing Zones
545.056
Driving to Left of Center of Roadway: Limitations Other than Passing
545.057
Passing to the Right
545.058
Driving on Improved Shoulder
545.059
One-way Roadways and Rotary Traffic Islands
545.060
Driving on Roadway Laned for Traffic
545.061
Driving on Multiple-lane Roadway
545.062
Following Distance
545.063
Driving on Divided Highway
545.064
Restricted Access
545.065
State and Local Regulation of Limited-access or Controlled-access Highways
545.066
Passing a School Bus
545.101
Turning at Intersection
545.102
Turning on Curve or Crest of Grade
545.103
Safely Turning
545.104
Signaling Turns
545.105
Signaling Stops
545.106
Signals by Hand and Arm or by Signal Lamp
545.107
Method of Giving Hand and Arm Signals
545.151
Vehicle Approaching or Entering Intersection
545.152
Vehicle Turning Left
545.153
Vehicle Entering Stop or Yield Intersection
545.154
Vehicle Entering or Leaving Limited-access or Controlled-access Highway
545.155
Vehicle Entering Highway from Private Road or Driveway
545.156
Vehicle Approached by Authorized Emergency Vehicle
545.157
Passing Certain Vehicles
545.201
Passing Streetcar to Left
545.202
Passing Streetcar to Right
545.203
Driving on Streetcar Tracks
545.204
Streetcar Approached by Authorized Emergency Vehicle
545.205
Crossing Fire Hose
545.206
Obstruction of Operator’s View or Driving Mechanism
545.251
Obedience to Signal Indicating Approach of Train or Other On-track Equipment
545.252
All Vehicles to Stop at Certain Railroad Grade Crossings
545.253
Buses to Stop at All Railroad Grade Crossings
545.254
Vehicles Carrying Explosive Substances or Flammable Liquids
545.255
Moving Heavy Equipment at Railroad Grade Crossings
545.256
Emerging from an Alley, Driveway, or Building
545.301
Stopping, Standing, or Parking Outside a Business or Residence District
545.302
Stopping, Standing, or Parking Prohibited in Certain Places
545.303
Additional Parking Regulations
545.304
Moving the Vehicle of Another
545.305
Removal of Unlawfully Stopped Vehicle
545.306
Regulation of Towing Companies in Certain Counties
545.307
Overnight Parking of Commercial Motor Vehicle in or near Residential Subdivision
545.308
Presumption
545.351
Maximum Speed Requirement
545.352
Prima Facie Speed Limits
545.353
Authority of Texas Transportation Commission to Alter Speed Limits
545.354
Authority of Regional Tollway Authorities to Alter Speed Limits on Turnpike Projects
545.355
Authority of County Commissioners Court to Alter Speed Limits
545.356
Authority of Municipality to Alter Speed Limits
545.357
Consideration of Speed Limits Where Certain Schools Are Located
545.358
Authority of Commanding Officer of United States Military Reservation to Alter Speed Limits
545.359
Conflicting Designated Speed Limits
545.360
Duty of Texas Transportation Commission and State Board of Education to Provide Information and Assistance
545.361
Special Speed Limitations
545.362
Temporary Speed Limits
545.363
Minimum Speed Regulations
545.364
Speed Limit Signs After Construction or Maintenance Work Zone
545.365
Speed Limit Exception for Emergencies
545.401
Reckless Driving
545.402
Moving a Parked Vehicle
545.403
Driving Through Safety Zone
545.404
Unattended Motor Vehicle
545.405
Driving on Mountain Highway
545.0605
Operation of Motorcycles on Roadway Laned for Traffic
545.0651
Restriction on Use of Highway
545.0652
County Restriction on Use of Highway
545.0653
Restriction on Use of Highway in Maintenance or Construction Work Zone
545.2535
School Buses to Stop at All Railroad Grade Crossings
545.2555
Report and Investigation of Certain Railroad Crossing Violations
545.3051
Removal of Personal Property from Roadway or Right-of-way
545.3075
Overnight Parking of Commercial Motor Vehicle near Certain Apartment Complexes
545.3531
Authority of District Engineer to Temporarily Lower Speed Limit at Highway Maintenance Activity Site
545.3535
Authority of Texas Transportation Commission to Alter Speed Limits on Certain Roads
545.3561
Authority of Municipality or County to Temporarily Lower Speed Limit at Vehicular Collision Reconstruction Site
545.3625
Confidentiality of Violation Information: Fuel Conservation Speed Limit

Accessed:
Apr. 20, 2024

§ 545.052’s source at texas​.gov