Texas Transportation Code
Sec. § 547.334
Single-beam Lighting Equipment Permitted


In lieu of the multiple-beam lighting equipment required by Section 547.333 (Multiple-beam Lighting Equipment Required), a headlamp system that provides a single distribution of light and meets the requirements of Subsection (b) is permitted for:


a farm tractor; or


a motor vehicle manufactured and sold before September 4, 1948.


The headlamp system specified by Subsection (a) shall:


emit a light sufficient to reveal a person or vehicle at a distance of at least 200 feet; and


be aimed so that no part of the high-intensity portion of the lamp projects a beam:


higher than five inches below the level of the center of the lamp at a distance of 25 feet ahead; or


higher than 42 inches above the ground at a distance of 75 feet ahead.
Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 165, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1995.
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