Texas Transportation Code

Sec. § 601.051
Requirement of Financial Responsibility

A person may not operate a motor vehicle in this state unless financial responsibility is established for that vehicle through:


a motor vehicle liability insurance policy that complies with Subchapter D;


a surety bond filed under Section 601.121 (Surety Bond);


a deposit under Section 601.122 (Deposit of Cash or Securities With Comptroller);


a deposit under Section 601.123 (Deposit of Cash or Cashier’s Check With County Judge); or


self-insurance under Section 601.124 (Self-insurance).
Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 165, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1995.

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