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Texas Transportation Code - TRANSP § 545.053. Passing to the Left;  Return;  Being Passed

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(a)?An operator passing another vehicle:

(1)?shall pass to the left of the other vehicle at a safe distance; ?and

(2)?may not move back to the right side of the roadway until safely clear of the passed vehicle.

(b)?An operator being passed by another vehicle:

(1)?shall, on audible signal, move or remain to the right in favor of the passing vehicle; ?and

(2)?may not accelerate until completely passed by the passing vehicle.

(c)?Subsection (b) does not apply when passing to the right is permitted.

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