Texas Motorcycle Laws - View All States Motorcycle Laws
We have put together a simple list of the primary Texas state motorcycle laws to help you when traveling through Texas on a motorcycle. These Texas motorcycle laws where confirmed accurate as of the time of publishing and are provided to you as a reference only. For Texas's complete motorcycle laws, please visit the Texas state Motor Vehicle website.

Safety Helmet: Required by law under age 21. Over age 21, riders are not required to wear a helmet with proof of successful completion of rider training or $10,000 of medical insurance covering injuries resulting from a motorcycle accident
Eye Protection: Not Required
Passenger Age: No Restriction
Helmet Speakers: No Restrictions
Mirrors: One required by law
Headlight: Daytime headlight required.
Turn Signals: Required by law
Handlebars: Maximum of 15" above seat - Required by inspection regulations
Muffler: No acoustical criteria.
Noise Restrictions: No acoustical criteria.
Riding Two Abreast in Lane: Not referenced in Administrative Code or Statutes
Lane Splitting: Not referenced in Administrative Code or Statutes
Insurance: Compulsory Liability (Minimum Limits)(30/60/25)

These state motorcycle laws very verified as current at the time they were published on this page. Some laws may have been changed or repealed and new laws may have be added. Check with state and/or local authorities for the most up to date laws and regulations.