Current with legislation from the 2023 Regular and Special Sessions signed by the Governor as of November 14, 2023.
Section 49.045 - Driving While Intoxicated With Child Passenger(a) A person commits an offense if:(1) the person is intoxicated while operating a motor vehicle in a public place; and(2) the vehicle being operated by the person is occupied by a passenger who is younger than 15 years of age.(b) An offense under this section is a state jail felony.Added by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 787, Sec. 1, eff. 9/1/2003.