Texas Transportation Code - Section 544.010. Stop Signs And Yield Signs
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§ 544.010. STOP SIGNS AND YIELD SIGNS. (a) Unless
directed to proceed by a police officer or traffic-control signal,
the operator of a vehicle or streetcar approaching an intersection
with a stop sign shall stop as provided by Subsection (c).
(b) If safety requires, the operator of a vehicle
approaching a yield sign shall stop as provided by Subsection (c).
(c) An operator required to stop by this section shall stop
before entering the crosswalk on the near side of the intersection.
In the absence of a crosswalk, the operator shall stop at a clearly
marked stop line. In the absence of a stop line, the operator shall
stop at the place nearest the intersecting roadway where the
operator has a view of approaching traffic on the intersecting
Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 165, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1995.
Last modified: August 11, 2007