Texas DPS Handbook (CDL Manual 2023)
An up-to-date version of the Texas DPS Commercial Drivers Handbook can be found below. This is the online version of the Texas DPS CDL Drivers Manual / Handbook straight from the DPS's website. These links are updated every time the handbook is changed so rest assured that the Handbook below is current. Check back every year for the newest edition of the Texas DPS Handbook; new stats, tips, and guides to the law are added with each addition. Also remember to share the handbook with your friends and family as it's a great way for them to brush up on their driving.
Remember the handbook is only a guide and may not quote specific laws as stated on a traffic citation; you may need to check Texas Driving Laws for more specific details in individual laws and codes.
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