Texas Parks and Wildlife Code - Section 31.095. Excessive Speed
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§ 31.095. EXCESSIVE SPEED. (a) No person may operate any
boat at a rate of speed greater than is reasonable and prudent,
having due regard for the conditions and hazards, actual and
potential, then existing, including weather and density of traffic,
or greater than will permit him, in the exercise of reasonable care,
to bring the boat to a stop within the assured clear distance ahead.
(b) The commission may provide for the standardization of
speed limits for moving vessels. No political subdivision or state
agency may impose a speed limit not in conformity with the
Acts 1975, 64th Leg., p. 1405, ch. 545, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1975.
Amended by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 313, § 1, eff. Sept. 1,
Last modified: August 11, 2007