Texas Transportation Code
Sec. § 547.617
Motorcycle Footrests and Handholds Required


A motorcycle that is designed to carry more than one person must be equipped with footrests and handholds for use by the passenger.


This section does not apply to an autocycle as defined by Section 501.008 or a motorcycle as defined by Section 521.001(a)(6-a).
Added by Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 1111 (H.B. 3838), Sec. 4, eff. January 1, 2015.
Amended by:
Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 67 (S.B. 449), Sec. 6, eff. May 22, 2015.
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Aug. 19, 2019